How to halt the global decline of lands

L. Willemen, Nichole N. Barger, Ben ten Brink, Matthew Cantele, Barend F. N. Erasmus, Judith L. Fisher, Toby Gardner, Timothy G. Holland, Florent Kohler, Janne S. Kotiaho, Graham P. von Maltitz, Grace Nangendo, Ram Pandit, John A. Parrotta, Matthew D. Potts, Stephen D. Prince, Mahesh Sankaran, Anastasia Brainich, Luca Montanarella, Robert Scholes

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Abstract

The assessment of land degradation and restoration by the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services shows that land degradation across the globe is a wide and severe issue and is showing no signs of slowing down. This trend must be halted and reversed.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)164-166
Number of pages3
JournalNature Sustainability
Volume3
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print/First online - 10 Feb 2020

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Willemen, L., Barger, N. N., Brink, B. T., Cantele, M., Erasmus, B. F. N., Fisher, J. L., ... Scholes, R. (2020). How to halt the global decline of lands. Nature Sustainability, 3(3), 164-166. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41893-020-0477-x