Historical evolution of land use
Video (00:54 minutes):
The Earth’s forests are increasingly being replaced by agricultural space.
Forests have always been cleared and green spaces used for agricultural purposes. An animation of a world map illustrates the global expansion of agricultural lands from the year 900 to the present.
This video is an excerpt from the teaching DVD, „Mensch und Klima – Klimaveränderung".
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