Global-scale comparisons of human land use: developing shared terminology for land-use practices for global change

Morrison, K. D., Hammer, E., Popova, L., Madella, M., Whitehouse, N. and Gaillard, M.-J. (2018) Global-scale comparisons of human land use: developing shared terminology for land-use practices for global change. Past Global Changes Magazine, 26(1), pp. 8-9. (doi: 10.22498/pages.26.1.8)

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Abstract

Although archaeological data are needed to understand the impacts of past human land use on the Earth system, synthesis is hampered by a lack of consistent categories. We develop hierarchical and scalable land-use classifications for use across the globe.

Item Type:Articles
Additional Information:HoLA, the Holocene Global Land Use International Focus Group was supported by INQUA IFG 1702F. Thanks also to the Universities of Chicago and Pennsylvania for support.
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Whitehouse, Dr Nicki
Authors: Morrison, K. D., Hammer, E., Popova, L., Madella, M., Whitehouse, N., and Gaillard, M.-J.
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > Archaeology
Journal Name:Past Global Changes Magazine
Publisher:PAGES International Project Office
ISSN:2411-605X
ISSN (Online):2411-9180
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2018 The Authors
First Published:First published in Past Global Changes Magazine 26(1):8-9
Publisher Policy:Reproduced under a Creative Commons License

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