Essays about: "Daniel Ospina Medina"

Found 1 essay containing the words Daniel Ospina Medina.

  1. 1. Is cropland-dominance in landscapes an alternate social-ecological regime? : An empirical exploration of patterns in global cropland cover data

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Daniel Ospina Medina; [2012]
    Keywords : alternate regimes; land use cover change; social–ecological systems; reinforcing feedbacks; multimodality; croplands;

    Abstract : Land use/cover change (LUCC) is a major force affecting ecosystems and the services theyprovide at local, regional and global levels. Traditionally, LUCC has been approached as aseries of linear and unidirectional single cause–effect processes, but it is now increasinglyincorporating notions from complex systems to enrich this view. READ MORE