Modeling Land Use and Land Cover Changes and Their Effects on Biodiversity in Central Kalimantan , Indonesia

@inproceedings{Sharma2018ModelingLU,
  title={Modeling Land Use and Land Cover Changes and Their Effects on Biodiversity in Central Kalimantan , Indonesia},
  author={Roshan Sharma and Udo Nehren and Syed Ajijur Rahman and Maximilian A. Meyer and Bhagawat Rimal and Gilang Aria Seta and Himlal Baral},
  year={2018}
}
Land use and land cover (LULC) change causes biodiversity decline through loss, alteration, and fragmentation of habitats. There are uncertainties on how LULC will change in the future and the effect of such change on biodiversity. In this paper we applied the Land Change Modeler (LCM) and Integrated Valuation of Ecosystem Services and Tradeoffs (InVEST) Scenario Generator tool to develop three spatially explicit LULC future scenarios from 2015 to 2030 in the Pulang Pisau district of Central… CONTINUE READING