Laboratory for Anthropogenic Landscape Ecology


Datasets for download


> UMBC Forest Plots: Dandois, J.P., D. Nadwodny, E. Anderson, A. Bofto, M. Baker, and E.C. Ellis. 2015. Forest census and map data for two temperate deciduous forest edge woodlot patches in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Ecology 96:1734-1734. [download pdf] [download data]


> Used planet: A global history

Citation: Ellis, EC, JO Kaplan, DQ Fuller, S Vavrus, K Klein Goldewijk & PH Verburg. 2013. Used planet: A global history. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110:7978-7985. [download] [maps & data]


> Plant Biodiversity in the Anthropocene

Citation: Ellis, E. C., E. C. Antill, and H. Kreft. 2012. All is not loss: plant biodiversity in the Anthropocene. PLoS ONE 7:e30535. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0030535. [download] [maps & data]


> Anthromes (v2) maps in GIS formats for AD 1700 to 2000, including reference maps

Citation: Ellis, E. C., K. Klein Goldewijk, S. Siebert, D. Lightman, and N. Ramankutty. 2010. Anthropogenic transformation of the biomes, 1700 to 2000. Global Ecology and Biogeography 19(5):589-606. [download]


> Anthropogenic Biomes (v1) map in GIS formats

Citation: Ellis, E. C. and N. Ramankutty. 2008. Putting people in the map: anthropogenic biomes of the world. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 6(8):439-447. [download]