Land Degradation & Development

Cover image for Vol. 22 Issue 2

Special Issue: Special Issue on Understanding Dryland Degradation Trends

March/April 2011

Volume 22, Issue 2

Pages 145–312

Issue edited by: M. D. Winslow, M. Akhtar-Schuster, C. Martius, L. C. Stringer, R. J. Thomas, J. V. Vogt

  1. Editorial

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Special Issue Articles
    1. Science for improving the monitoring and assessment of dryland degradation (pages 145–149)

      M. D. Winslow, J. V. Vogt, R. J. Thomas, S. Sommer, C. Martius and M. Akhtar-Schuster

      Article first published online: 29 MAR 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1044

  2. Special Issue Articles

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Special Issue Articles
    1. Scientific concepts for an integrated analysis of desertification (pages 166–183)

      J. F. Reynolds, A. Grainger, D. M. Stafford Smith, G. Bastin, L. Garcia-Barrios, R. J. Fernández, M. A. Janssen, N. Jürgens, R. J. Scholes, A. Veldkamp, M. M. Verstraete, G. Von Maltitz and P. Zdruli

      Article first published online: 4 MAR 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1104

    2. Application of indicator systems for monitoring and assessment of desertification from national to global scales (pages 184–197)

      S. Sommer, C. Zucca, A. Grainger, M. Cherlet, R. Zougmore, Y. Sokona, J. Hill, R. Della Peruta, J. Roehrig and G. Wang

      Article first published online: 24 JAN 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1084

    3. Towards a global drylands observing system: Observational requirements and institutional solutions (pages 198–213)

      M. M. Verstraete, C. F. Hutchinson, A. Grainger, M. Stafford Smith, R. J. Scholes, J. F. Reynolds, P. Barbosa, A. Léon and C. Mbow

      Article first published online: 8 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1046

    4. Experiences in monitoring and assessment of sustainable land management (pages 214–225)

      G. Schwilch, B. Bestelmeyer, S. Bunning, W. Critchley, J. Herrick, K. Kellner, H.P. Liniger, F. Nachtergaele, C.J. Ritsema, B. Schuster, R. Tabo, G. van Lynden and M. Winslow

      Article first published online: 11 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1040

    5. Integrative geospatial approaches for the comprehensive monitoring and assessment of land management sustainability: Rationale, Potentials, and Characteristics (pages 226–239)

      M. Buenemann, C. Martius, J. W. Jones, S. M. Herrmann, D. Klein, M. Mulligan, M. S. Reed, M. Winslow, R. A. Washington-Allen, R. Lal and D. Ojima

      Article first published online: 19 DEC 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1074

    6. Towards sustainable land management in the drylands: Scientific connections in monitoring and assessing dryland degradation, climate change and biodiversity (pages 248–260)

      A. L. Cowie, T. D. Penman, L. Gorissen, M. D. Winslow, J. Lehmann, T. D. Tyrrell, S. Twomlow, A. Wilkes, R. Lal, J. W. Jones, A. Paulsch, K. Kellner and M. Akhtar-Schuster

      Article first published online: 3 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1086

    7. Cross-scale monitoring and assessment of land degradation and sustainable land management: A methodological framework for knowledge management (pages 261–271)

      M. S. Reed, M. Buenemann, J. Atlhopheng, M. Akhtar-Schuster, F. Bachmann, G. Bastin, H. Bigas, R. Chanda, A. J. Dougill, W. Essahli, A. C. Evely, L. Fleskens, N. Geeson, J. H. Glass, R. Hessel, J. Holden, A. A. R. Ioris, B. Kruger, H. P. Liniger, W. Mphinyane, D. Nainggolan, J. Perkins, C. M. Raymond, C. J. Ritsema, G. Schwilch, R. Sebego, M. Seely, L. C. Stringer, R. Thomas, S. Twomlow and S. Verzandvoort

      Article first published online: 25 JAN 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1087

    8. Some notes on the economic assessment of land degradation (pages 285–298)

      M. Requier-Desjardins, B. Adhikari and S. Sperlich

      Article first published online: 3 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1056