Dynamic interactions of life and its landscape: feedbacks at the interface of geomorphology and ecology

  title={Dynamic interactions of life and its landscape: feedbacks at the interface of geomorphology and ecology},
  author={Liam Reinhardt and Douglas J. Jerolmack and Bradley J. Cardinale and Veerle Vanacker and Justin P. Wright},
  journal={Earth Surface Processes and Landforms},
There appears to be no single axis of causality between life and its landscape, but rather, each exerts a simultaneous influence on the other over a wide range of temporal and spatial scales. These influences occur through feedbacks of differing strength and importance with co‐evolution representing the tightest coupling between biological and geomorphological systems. The ongoing failure to incorporate these dynamic bio‐physical interactions with human activity in landscape studies limits our… 
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