About the Authors

George A. Dyer

georgie.dyer@gmail.com

Affiliation The James Hutton Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Robin Matthews

Affiliation The James Hutton Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Patrick Meyfroidt

Affiliation F.R.S.-FNRS and Université Catholique de Louvain, Earth and Life Institute, Georges Lemaitre Center for Earth and Climate, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GAD. Performed the experiments: GAD. Analyzed the data: GAD. Wrote the paper: GAD RM PM.