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Spatio-Temporal Changes and Drivers of Deforestation and Forest Degradation in North Korea
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 Title & Authors
Spatio-Temporal Changes and Drivers of Deforestation and Forest Degradation in North Korea
Yu, Jaeshim; Kim, Kyoungmin;
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 Abstract
The objective of this study is to establish implications for forest restoration planning in North Korea by analyzing spatio-temporal forest changes and detecting bio-physical factors driving forest degraded. We measured the relationship and spatial distribution between shifting cultivation and sparse forest. We also analyzed between degraded forest land and ecological variables by binary logistic regression to find biophysical drivers of forest degradation and deforestation in North Korea. Between the sparse forest and the shifting cultivation, a positive relationship is found (r
 Keywords
Logistic regression;Terrace farmland;Shifting cultivation;Agroforestry;Potential restoration area;
 Language
Korean
 Cited by
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