C12.24 Land Degradation and Desertification

Session: Land Degradation and Environmental Change 1

Chairpersons: Paweł Prokop, Paul Hudson

Analysis of archaeological, historical and modern interactions between human and nature using digital geospatial data          

Takashi Oguchi (1), Yasuhisa Kondo (2)

(1) Center for Spatial Information Science, The University of Tokyo

(2) Research Institute of Humanities and Nature


Land degradation in South African dryland margins; problems and prospects      

Peter Holmes, Department of Geography, University of the Free State


Rainstorm control of landslides with a reference to Kii Mountains, Japan 

Hiroshi Suwa, Center for Spatial Information Science, University of Tokyo


Biophysical and socioeconomic investigations related to landslides in the Himachal Himalaya

Punyatoya Patra, Aditi Mahavidyalaya, Department of Geography, University of Delhi


The human impact on environmental processes in the Gorce Mountains (Western Polish Carpathians) in the past 50 years  

Anna Bucała (1), Maciej Kozak (2)

(1) Department of Geoenvironmental Research, Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences

(2) Institute of Botany, Jagiellonian University in Krakow