author = "Verburg, Peter H. and Erb, Karl-Heinz and Mertz, Ole and 
                         Espindola, Giovana",
          affiliation = "Institute for Environmental Studies, VU University, Amsterdam, 
                         Netherlands and Institute for Social Ecology, Alpen-Adria 
                         University, Klagenfurt/Vienna/Graz, Austria and Department of 
                         Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, University of 
                         Copenhagen, Denmark and {Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais 
                title = "Land System Science: between global challenges and local 
              journal = "Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability",
                 year = "2013",
               volume = "5",
               number = "5",
                pages = "433--437",
                month = "Oct.",
             keywords = "land system science, global challenges, local realities.",
             abstract = "This issue of Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 
                         provides an overview of recent advances in Land System Science 
                         while at the same time setting the research agenda for the Land 
                         System Science community. Land System Science is not just 
                         representing land system changes as either a driver or a 
                         consequence of global environmental change. Land systems also 
                         offer solutions to global change through adaptation and mitigation 
                         and can play a key role in achieving a sustainable future earth. 
                         The special issue assembles 14 articles that entail different 
                         perspectives on land systems and their dynamics, synthesizing 
                         current knowledge, highlighting currently under-researched topics, 
                         exploring scientific frontiers and suggesting ways ahead, 
                         integrating a plethora of scientific disciplines.",
                  doi = "10.1016/j.cosust.2013.08.001",
                  url = "http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cosust.2013.08.001",
                 issn = "1877-3435",
                label = "scopus 2013-11",
             language = "en",
           targetfile = "1-s2.0-S1877343513000936-main.pdf",
                  url = "http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cosust.2013.08.001",
        urlaccessdate = "28 jan. 2021"