Connotative land degradation mapping: A knowledge-based approach to land degradation assessment

@article{BojrquezTapia2013ConnotativeLD,
  title={Connotative land degradation mapping: A knowledge-based approach to land degradation assessment},
  author={Luis A. Boj{\'o}rquez-Tapia and Gustavo M. Cruz-Bello and Laura Luna-Gonz{\'a}lez},
  journal={Environmental Modelling and Software},
  year={2013},
  volume={40},
  pages={51-64}
}
Land degradation mapping is a problem-solving task that aims to provide information for allocating budgets and materials to counter the deterioration of land resources. Typically, it entails the implementation of a set of indicators in a GIS to appraise the severity of land degradation across a territory. Nevertheless, the selection of these indicators has proved to be challenging in practice and often this selection reflects one particular and thus limited perspective of land degradation… CONTINUE READING