Interdependencies between land-use and climate change – Strategies for a sustainable land-use management in Germany

Research question        
How can a sustainable land-use look like in Germany in 2030? How to model the interactions between land-use and climate change in Germany?


General: world agricultural, forestal and energy markets and prices, demographic trend and overall development, development of agricultural factor endowment and productivity, prices for agricultural and forestal resources in Germany
Political: EU Common Agricultural Policy, forestry and energy policies, policy on nature and environmental protection, policy on spatial planning, climate change

Indicators Agricultural and forestal productivity, ecosystem services, biodiversity
Production systemsAgriculture, forestry, settlement & transport
Measures Develop strategies for sustainable land-use management
Study sites


Area357.000 km²
DurationNovember 2010 to October 2015
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