About the Authors

Brett R. Hankerson

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Software, Validation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

hankerson@iamo.de

Affiliations Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Halle (Saale), Germany, Geography Department, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Florian Schierhorn

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Halle (Saale), Germany

Alexander V. Prishchepov

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Investigation, Methodology, Resources, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management (IGN), University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Kazan Federal University, Kazan, Russia

Changxing Dong

Roles Formal analysis, Methodology, Resources, Software, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Halle (Saale), Germany

Christina Eisfelder

Roles Investigation, Resources, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation German Remote Sensing Data Center (DFD), German Aerospace Center (DLR), Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany

Daniel Müller

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Halle (Saale), Germany, Geography Department, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany, Integrative Research Institute on Transformations of Human-Environment Systems (IRI THESys), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.