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April 15, 2021

The webinar recording and presentations for the GLP Integration of Rural and Urban Land Systems Working Group's second Young Speakers Series webinar are now available.

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November 16, 2020

A new article in Agricultural Systems looks at medium-scale farms, which are often considered to be either the "light" version of land grabbing or a much-needed model of innovation. The findings of this new study suggest that the qualities attached to medium-scale farms are not as clear-cut as they are often made out to be.

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May 25, 2020

GLP Members Mengmeng Li and Jasper van Vliet recently published a paper in Remote Sensing of Environment. Their 3D building structure data for Europe, the United States, and China are publicly available, and can be used for further analysis of urban environment, spatial planning, and land use projections.

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August 29, 2019

GLP Members Žiga Malek, Jasper van Vliet, Emma van der Zanden and Peter Verburg just published in Environmental Research Letters. In the paper, they performed a review of local scale land use change studies, and present a typology of decision-making behind such changes. The paper is open access and includes a video abstract.

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