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Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Andrew Millington
School of the Environment, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
Tel. +61 8 8201 7577; Fax: +61 8 8201 3300
Website: http://www.flinders.edu.au/people/andrew.millington
E-Mail: andrew.millington@flinders.edu.au
Interests: land use dynamics and potential impacts around increased foreign ownership of farmland in Australia; the coca/cocaine trade as a driver of land use dynamics in humid tropical forests; analysis of landscape fragmentation patterns in tropical and sub-tropical landscapes

Assistant Editor
Ms. Xuanxuan Guan
MDPI Beijing Office, Liyuanbeijie Road 186, Suite 307, Liyuan Town, Tongzhou District, 101101 Beijing, China
Tel. +86 10 59011009; Fax: +86 10 59011089
E-Mail: xuanxuan.guan@mdpi.com

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland
E-Mail: rittman@mdpi.com

Editorial Board

Dr. Ward Anseeuw
CIRAD (International Centre for Agricultural Research and Development) and University of Pretoria (Post Graduate school of Agriculture and Rural Development), Dept of Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development, University of Pretoria, Private bag X20 Hatfield, Pretoria 0028, South Africa
Tel. +27 12 420 5022; Fax: +27 12 420 4958
Website: http://web.up.ac.za/default.asp?ipkCategoryID=7532
Interests: Africa; agrarian and land reform; agricultural and land policies; large-scale land acquisitions; rural development; farming systems; livelihoods and poverty; institutional and policy analysis

Dr. Paul Aplin
School of Geography, The University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
Tel. +44 115 8466210; Fax: +44 115 9515249
Website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/geography/people/paul.aplin
Interests: remote sensing; image processing; land cover and land use; scale; classification; monitoring
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Earth Observation Technology Cluster: Innovative Sensor Systems for Advanced Land Surface Studies

Dr. Ian Baird
Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Room 455 Science Hall, 550 North Park Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
Tel. +1 608 265 0012
Website: http://www.geography.wisc.edu/faculty/profile.php?p=11
Interests: Laos; Cambodia; Thailand; Vietnam; common property; land grabbing; land tenure; REDD; swidden agriculture; economic land concession; rubber; contract farming

Prof. Dr. Philip Berke
The Department of City and Regional Planning, University of North Carolina, New East Building, CB# 3140, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3140, USA
Tel. +1 919 962 4765; Fax: +1 919 962 5206
Website: http://planning.unc.edu/people/faculty/philipberke
Interests: land use and environmental planning and policy; environmental analysis and land use planning; planning theory

Prof. Dr. Eduardo S. Brondizio
Department of Anthropology, School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
Tel. +1 812 855 8162
Website: http://www.indiana.edu/~act/faculty/eduardo-brondizio.php
Interests: environmental and economic anthropology; land use and landscape history; ethnobotany; household economy and demographics; livelihoods and poverty; people-forest interaction; socio-ecological complex systems analysis; and integrative methodologies and remote sensing applications in the social sciences

Prof. Dr. Daniel G. Brown
School of Natural Resources and Environment & Environmental Spatial Analysis Laboratory, University of Michigan, 440 Church St., 3505 Dana Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Tel. +1 734 763 5803; Fax: +1 734 936 2195
Website: http://www-personal.umich.edu/~danbrown/
Interests: land-use and land-cover dynamics; agent-based modeling; computer simulation; GIS; remote sensing; ecological mapping; social surveys

Prof. Dr. Andrew Carleton
Department of Geography, Pennsylvania State University, 302 Walker Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Tel. +1 814 865 6522
Website: http://www.geog.psu.edu/people/carleton-andrew
Interests: climate; climatology; climate dynamics; land surface-atmosphere interactions; surface hydro-climatology; precipitation recycling; soil moisture; bio-climatology (vegetation); land surface modification; deforestation in middle-latitudes; satellite remote sensing

Prof. Dr. Robert B. Cervero
Environmental Design, University of California, Berkeley, 228 Wurster Hall #1850, Berkeley, CA 94720-1850, USA
Website: http://www.ced.berkeley.edu/faculty/cervero_robert/
Interests: land use; transportation; sustainable development

Dr. Franz Conen
Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Basel, Bernoullistrasse 30, 4056 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 267 0481; Fax: +41 61 267 0479
Website: http://duw.unibas.ch/personen/profil/profil/person/conen/
Interests: land-atmosphere interaction; soil carbon; greenhouse gases; nitrous oxide; radon

Prof. Dr. Randall Crane
Department of Urban Planning, University of California, Los Angeles, 305 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1656, USA
Website: http://publicaffairs.ucla.edu/randall-crane
Interests: land use; housing; urban development; suburbanization; community development

Prof. Dr. Thomas B. Fischer
Department of Civic Design, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Liverpool, 74 Bedford Street South, Liverpool L69 7ZQ, UK
Tel. +44 1517 943112; Fax: +44 1517 943125
Website: http://www.liv.ac.uk/environmental-sciences/staff/thomas-fischer/
Interests: climate and environmental change; strategic environmental assessment; environmental impact assessment; sustainability and integrated appraisal; territorial impact assessment; health impact assessment; spatial and transport planning

Prof. Dr. David Gillieson
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, James Cook University, PO Box 6811, Cairns, Qld 4870, Australia
Tel. +61 7 4042 1436; Fax: +61 7 4042 1364
Website: http://www.jcu.edu.au/ees/staff/adjunct/JCUDEV_008371.html
Interests: tropical ecology and land management; remote sensing applications in natural resources management; protected area management

Prof. Dr. H. Ricardo Grau
Instituto de Ecología Regional, Universidad Nacional de Tucumán - CONICET, Argentina
Tel. +54 381 4255123
Website: http://www.iecologia.com.ar/integrantes/integrantesdetalle.asp?id=28
Interests: land use change; Latin America; Andes; subtropical Argentina; Chaco; Puna; forest dynamics; exotic species invasions; forest transition; land cover change - development relationships

Dr. Andres Guhl
Department of History, Universidad de los Andes Carrera 1 No. 18A-12. Bogotá, Colombia
Tel. +57 1 3394949 (ext. 2651)
Website: http://historia.uniandes.edu.co/index.php/profesores/andres-guhl
Interests: landscape change; environmental history; Latin America; agricultural intensification; environment and development; global environmental change; coffee

Dr. Katharina Helming
Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF), D-15374 Müncheberg, Germany
Tel. +49 33 4328 2155
Website: http://www.zalf.de/en/forschung/direktorat/mitarbeiter/helming/Pages/default.aspx
Interests: multifunctional land use; sustainability impact assessment, agriculture, soil functions and services; Europe, policy analysis, landscapes

Prof. Dr. Ian Hodge
The Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge, 19 Silver Street, Cambridge, CB3 9EP, UK
Website: http://www.landecon.cam.ac.uk/staff/profiles/ihodge.html
Interests: rural land use; environmental and resource management; agricultural and agri-environment policy; institutional and policy analysis; rural development

Prof. Dr. Florian Jeltsch
Plant Ecology and Nature Conservation, Potsdam University, Maulbeerallee 2, 14469 Potsdam, Germany
Tel. +49 331 977 1954
Website: http://www.bio.uni-potsdam.de/professors/plant-ecology-and-nature-conservation/staff/prof-dr-florian-jeltsch
Interests: spatial ecology; dryland ecology; impact of land use and environmental change on biodiversity dynamics

Prof. Dr. Pavlos S. Kanaroglou
School of Geography and Earth Sciences, McMaster Institute for Transportation and Logistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S-4K1, Canada
Tel. +1 905 525 9140; Fax: +1 905 546 0463
Website: http://www.science.mcmaster.ca/geo/faculty/kanaroglou/index.html
Interests: urban land use; urban transportation; urban models; simulation; spatial analysis; spatial statistics

Prof. Dr. Michael Gregory Lloyd
School of the Built Environment, University of Ulster, Shore Road, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim BT37 0QB, Northern Ireland, UK
Tel. +44 28 9036 8288
Website: http://www.ulster.ac.uk/staff/mg.lloyd.html
Interests: land use regulation; land use planning; spatial planning; strategic planning; environmental management

Prof. Dr. Philip Morrison
School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences (SGEES), Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, PO Box 600, New Zealand
Tel. +64 4 463 5645
Website: http://www.victoria.ac.nz/sgees/staff/philip-morrison.aspx
Interests: urban geography; urban labour markets; urban housing markets; well-being and the city

Professor Harini Nagendra
Azim Premi University, PES Institute of Technology Campus, Pixel Park, B Block, Electronics City, Hosur Road, Bangalore 560100, India
Website: http://www.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/harini-nagendra
Interests: protected areas; landcover change in South Asia; urban landscape ecology; remote sensing for biodiversity assessment; local institutions and social interviews

Prof. Dr. Robert Gilmore Pontius, Jr.
Graduate School of Geography, Clark University, 950 Main Street, Worcester, MA 10610, USA
Tel. +1 508 793 7761; Fax: +1 508 793 8881
Website: http://www.clarku.edu/~rpontius
Interests: geographic information science (GIS); coupled human and natural systems; quantitative ecological modeling; land change science; spatial statistics

Prof. Dr. Jeffrey Sayer
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, James Cook University, P.O. Box 6811, Cairns, N. Queensland 4870, Australia
Tel. +61 7 4042 1663
Website: http://www.jcu.edu.au/ees/staff/academic/JCUPRD1_068367.html
Interests: integrated natural resources management; conservation and development practice; forest conservation; capacity building

Prof. Dr. R. Terry Schnadelbach
Department of Landscape Architecture, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
Tel. +1 352 392 6098
Website: http://www.dcp.ufl.edu/faculty/schbach
Interests: international practice; large scale urban and environmental design; public open space; design theory in landscape architecture; urban ecology

Prof. Dr. Daniel W. Schneider
Department of Urban and Regional Planning and Illinois Natural History Survey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 111 Buell Hall, MC-619, 611 Taft Drive, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
Tel. +1 217 244 7681; Fax: +1 217 244 1717
Website: http://www.urban.illinois.edu/faculty/schneider/index.html
Interests: watershed planning and ecology; urban ecology; environmental history; biological sewage treatment; ecology of invasive species

Prof. Dr. Karen C. Seto
School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Yale University, 195 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Tel. +1 203 432 9784; Fax: +1 203 432 5556
Website: http://urban.yale.edu/seto.html
Interests: urbanization and sustainability; human dimensions of global change; comparative urbanization dynamics in Asia; monitoring, modeling, and forecasting urban expansion; remote sensing of land-use and land-cover change
Contribution: Special Issue: A New Urbanization Land Change Continuum
In other journals:
Special Issue: Large Scale LUCC, Surface Energy Fluxes and Energy Use

Prof. Dr. Jane Southworth
Department of Geography, Land Use & Environmental Change Institute (LUECI), Florida Climate Institute (FCI), University of Florida, TUR 3141, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
Tel. +1 352 392 0494
Website: http://www.geog.ufl.edu/faculty/southworth.html
Interests: land change science; remote sensing of land cover; climate variability; human-environmental interaction; people and parks: social-ecological system resilience
Contribution: Special Issue: Landscape Changes in Savanna Systems: Understanding the Roles of Climate, Vegetation Dynamics, Parks and Protected Areas, Resources, People and Livelihoods

Prof. Dr. Roderick Squires
Department of Geography, University of Minnesota, 414 Social Sciences, 267 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Tel. +1 612 625 0179
Website: http://www.geog.umn.edu/faculty/squires/
Interests: the rectangular public land surveys; the public domain and land alienation; public lands; American Indian lands

Prof. Dr. Peter Verburg
Institute for Environmental Studies, VU University Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1087, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tel. +31 20 5983594; Fax: +31 20 5989553
Website: http://www.ivm.vu.nl/peterverburg
Interests: land change analysis; spatial analysis and modeling; landscape ecology; ecosystem services; interdisciplinary analysis of human-environment interactions; decision support systems; scenarios; multi-functional land use

Dr. Yoshiki Yamagata
Center for Global Environmental Research (CGER), National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES),16-2 Onogawa, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8506, Japan
Website: http://yamagatay.jimdo.com/english-bio/
Interests: Climate change risk assessment, Social network analysis of climate policy, and Simulation of carbon neutral city scenarios

Prof. Dr. Kenneth R. Young
Department of Geography and the Environment, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
Tel. +1 512 232 1583
Website: http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/geography/faculty/youngkr1
Interests: biogeography; environmental conservation; developing countries; tropical ecosystems; protected areas; Latin America, biodiversity; climate change; landscape change
Contribution: Special Issue: Landscape Perspectives on Environmental Conservation

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