Land Degradation & Development

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Edited By: Professor Artemi Cerdà

Impact Factor: 8.145

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 1/34 (Soil Science); 6/225 (Environmental Sciences)

Online ISSN: 1099-145X

Just Published Articles

  1. Land Cover Change and Woodland Degradation in a Charcoal Producing Semi-Arid Area in Kenya

    Harun M. Kiruki, Emma H. van der Zanden, Žiga Malek and Peter H. Verburg

    Version of Record online: 27 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2545

  2. Assessing the Biophysical Impact and Financial Viability of Soil Management Technologies Under Variable Climate in Cabo Verde Drylands: The PESERA-DESMICE Approach

    Isaurinda Baptista, Brian Irvine, Luuk Fleskens, Violette Geissen and Coen Ritsema

    Version of Record online: 27 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2552

  3. Spatial Shifts in Soil Microbial Activity and Degradation of Pasture Cover Caused by Prolonged Exposure to Cement Dust

    Fuensanta Caravaca, Zenaida Lozano, Gema Rodríguez-Caballero and Antonio Roldán

    Version of Record online: 23 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2564

  4. Grazing or not grazing: implications for ecosystem services provided by biocrusts in mediterranean cork–oak woodlands

    Laura Concostrina-Zubiri, Ibrahim Molla, Emilia Velizarova and Cristina Branquinho

    Accepted manuscript online: 22 JUN 2016 04:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2573

  5. ‘To Adopt or not to Adopt?’ Legume Adoption in Maize-Based Systems of Northern Thailand: Constraints and Potentials

    Von Yi Yap, Andreas de Neergaard and Thilde Bech Bruun

    Version of Record online: 20 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2546


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Land Degradation and Development