Fire Special Issue: Land-Use and Fire around the World from the Past to the Present

A special issue of Fire (ISSN 2571-6255)  http://mdpi.com/journal/fire/special_issues/paleofire Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 January 2019   Dear Colleagues, Human–fire interactions have, in many parts of the world, a long-lasting and pervasive influence on natural ecosystems. The naturalness of those ecosystems is thus questioned until evidence of human action on fire regimes have been unequivocally proven by […]

Paper in The Conversation

I wrote a small paper for The Conversation about the impacts of climate change and land use modifications on forests and savannas in Africa. This was based on our recent papers in Global Change Biology and Scientific Reports. Why the future of Africa’s forests and savannas is under threat. This publication was covered by CNBC […]

Our paper recommended in F1000Prime as being of special significance in its field!

Our paper “Land-use change outweighs projected effects of changing rainfall on tree cover in sub-Saharan Africa” published in Global Change Biology, has been recommended in F1000Prime as being of special significance in its field by F1000 Faculty Member George Malanson! Pr. Malanson summary: Aleman et al. identified landscapes at risk in sub-Saharan Africa. A variety of […]