PerspectiveConservation and Society

Sharing the land between nature and people

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Science  28 Jun 2019:
Vol. 364, Issue 6447, pp. 1226-1228
DOI: 10.1126/science.aax2608

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  • Land use and population trends and projections

    In recent decades, global land use for agriculture has stabilized while food supplies rose (14). The future trends shown assume no further net increase in agricultural land use and gradual stabilization of net per capita dietary caloric demand.

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