Editorial Board

Please note that the order in which the Editors appear on this page is alphabetical, and follows the structure of the editorial board presented on the MDPI website under information for editors: editorial board responsibilities.

Members

Institute for Geosciences and Geography, Department Sustainable Landscape Development, University of Halle, Von-Seckendorff-Platz 4, 06120 Halle, Germany
Interests: social–ecological system models; ecosystem services; impact assessment; participatory planning processes at urban and landscape scales; climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies; biodiversity trends and governance
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Geography, Mary Immaculate College, South Circular Road, V94 VN26 Limerick, Ireland
Interests: remote sensing; land cover classification; scales of observation; environmental applications
* Section "Land – Observation and Monitoring"
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Department of Geography, Ghent University, Krijgslaan 281 S8, 9000 Gent, Belgium
Interests: land and food policies; land governance; food security; agrarian change; resilient agriculture; sustainable livelihood; vulnerability
* Section "Land Socio-Economic and Political Issues"
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NERC National Centre for Earth Observation, Leicester Institute for Space and Earth Observation, School of Geography, Geology and Environment, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
Interests: landscape and climate research; land surface modelling; terrestrial remote sensing; synthetic aperture radar (SAR); light detection and ranging (LIDAR); forest monitoring, carbon cycle and climate change
* Section " Land–Climate Interactions"
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Institute of Physical Geography and Landscape Ecology, Leibniz Universität Hannover, 30167 Hannover, Germany
Interests: human-environmental system analysis; ecosystem services modelling and mapping; sustainable land use; physical geography and landscape ecology
* Section "Landscape Ecology"
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Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate (ISAC), National Research Council (CNR), Via del Fosso del Cavaliere 100, 00133 Rome, Italy
Interests: landscape evolution; geophysical hazards; archaeology; cultural heritage; remote sensing; earth observation; InSAR; landslides; land subsidence; ground instability
* Section "Landscape Archaeology"
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Canada Research Chair (T2) in the Human Dimensions of Sustainability and Resilience, Department of Geography, Vancouver Island University, 900 Fifth Street, Nanaimo, BC V9T 6E9, Canada
Interests: tropical forest change; wildfire management; rural development and forest conservation; land use; forest transitions; payment for environmental services; REDD+; GIS/remote sensing
* Section "Land, Biodiversity, and Human Wellbeing"
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Department of Geography & Center for Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of Connecticut, 215 Glenbrook Rd., Unit 4148, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
Interests: geographical information science and systems; cyberinfrastructure; land use and land cover; spatial data analysis
* Section "Land Innovations – Data and Machine Learning"
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State Key Laboratory of Urban and Regional Ecology, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 10085, China
Interests: urban ecology; remote sensing; urban greenspace; spatial pattern; urban heat island; landscape ecology
* Section "Land Environmental and Policy Impact Assessment"
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1. Department of Civil Engineering and NOAA-CESSRST, City College of New York, New York, NY 10031, USA
2. Earth and Environmental Sciences, City University of New York Graduate Center, New York, NY 10017, USA
Interests: climate change; water resources planning; groundwater; land-atmosphere interaction; sustainable agriculture; urban ecological design; carbon cycle monitoring; renewable energy resource assessment; probabilistic forecasting; data assimilation; model uncertainty assessment
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Honorary Research Fellow, James Hutton Institute, Aberdeen AB15 8QH, UK
Interests: land systems science; land use; GIS; sustainability; environmental change; landscape ecology
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Department of Geography, Texas A&M University, 3147 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
Interests: land use economics; wind power; energy; political ecology; governance
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Key Laboratory of Land Surface Pattern and Simulation, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China
Interests: land use/land cover change; ecosystem services; food security; ecological livability; urbanization
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The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam 999077, Hong Kong
Interests: urbanization and health; mapping and monitoring of global environmental change; modelling of environmentally related infectious diseases

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Advisory Board Member
Applied Landscape Ecology Lab, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Chuo University, 1-13-27 Kasuga, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112-8551, Japan
Interests: ecosystem functions and ecosystem services in cultural landscapes; sustainable land management; ecology of wetlands; palaeoecology; science policy interfaces
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School of Public Administration, Guangxi University, Nanning 530004, China
Interests: land-use transition; land consolidation; sustainable land management; rural restructuring; urban-rural integrated development; rural geography
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1. National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility, Griffith University, Southport, QLD 4222, Australia
2. Climate Action Beacon, Griffith University, Southport, QLD 4222, Australia
Interests: climate change adaptation and mitigation including nature-based solutions; landscape approaches to conservation; strategic resilience planning; forest ecosystems

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CNR-Institute for BioEconomy, 50145 Firenze (FI), Italy
Interests: global change; agriculture; rural development; rural tourism

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Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
Interests: biodiversity; communities and livelihoods; forest policy; land-use change; sustainability; tropical landscapes and livelihoods
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International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Schlossplatz 1, 2361 Laxenburg, Austria
Interests: citizen science, crowdsourcing and volunteered geographic information (data collection, quality assessment, creating added value products with VGI, motivation and engagement, etc.); land cover/land use validation; creation of hybrid land cover products; serious gaming; sustainable development goals (SDGs)
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Gilbert F. White Professor of Environment and Society School of the Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning & School of Sustainability PO Box 87014, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
Interests: archaeology; deforestation; geography; human-environment; land change; anthropology; smallholder agriculture; sustainability
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Institute of Archaeology, Department of Land of Israel Studies and Archaeology Ariel University, P.O.B. 3, Ariel 4070000, Israel
Interests: geoarchaeology; portable OSL; paleoanthropocene; cultural landscape; anthropogenic soils, landscape archaeology; climate change and ancient societies; geomorphology, ecogeomorphology
* Section "Soil-Sediment-Water Systems"
Laboratorio de Ecologia e Evolução de Sistemas Socioecológicos, Departamento de Botânica, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife 50670-901, PE, Brazil
Interests: land-use systems; landscape ethnoecology; landscape ecology; landscape modification; conservation of natural resources; ethnobiology; ethnoecology; human ecology; social-ecological systems
Department of Economics Sciences and Enterprise, Universidad de Granada, Campus de Cartuja s/n, 18071 Granada, Spain
Interests: carbon footprint; environmental history; rural history; agroecology; sustainability; social metabolism; ecological economics; historical changes in land-use system

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Geographic Information Science, Department of Planning and Development, Aalborg University Copenhagen, A.C. Meyers Vænge 15, DK-2450 Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: earth observation; land change; volunteered geographical information; disaster management; remote sensing
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Geological Survey of Israel, Yesha'yahu Leibowitz 32, Jerusalem 96921, Israel
Interests: environmental change; landscape evolution; desert environments; ancient agriculture systems; geoarcheology
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