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Annual Wallace W. Atwood Series: Matt Hansen – University of Maryland

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Matthew Hansen Monitoring Global Land Change using Earth Observation Data From deforestation to urbanization, the human footprint on the land surface is ever expanding, converting natural land covers into land uses or intensifying current land uses.  Land use change results in loss of biodiversity, increased greenhouse gas emissions, alteration of hydrological systems, among other impacts.  […]