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- Wesemael, Bas van, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Agriculture, ecosystems & environment 2015 v.199 pp. 114-123
- Landsat; abandoned land; aerial photography; chronosequences; climatic factors; land use change; plateaus; rocks; secondary succession; soil organic carbon; spectrometers; vegetation; Spain
- ... Land abandonment is the dominant form of land use change in the Mediterranean over the last decades, and determines the soil organic carbon (SOC) evolution during the secondary succession following abandonment. However, the rate of succession strongly depends on climatic conditions and the extent to which these determine the SOC dynamics is largely unknown. The aim of this study is determining the ...