We produce a lot of data in our research. Here is some of our data available for you to download:

Leisure travel flows within the European Union from Laroche, P.C.S.J., C.J.E. Schulp, T. Kastner, and P.H. Verburg, 2023. The role of holiday styles in shaping the carbon footprint of leisure travel within the European Union. Tourism Management, 94.

Climate change impacts on Fairtrade commodities from Žiga Malek, Margret Loeffen, Mélanie Feurer, Peter H. Verburg. 2022. Regional disparities in impacts of climate extremes require targeted adaptation of Fairtrade supply chains. One Earth, Volume 5, Issue 8, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oneear.2022.07.008

European land systems map from Dou, Y., Cosentino, F., Malek, Z. et al. A new European land systems representation accounting for landscape characteristics. Landscape Ecol (2021). https://doi-org/10.1007/s10980-021-01227-5

Data sets on land footprints and ecological footprints of Western diets from Laroche, P. C. S. J., C.J.E. Schulp, T. Kastner, P.H. Verburg (2020). “Telecoupled environmental impacts of current and alternative Western diets.” Global Environmental Change 62: 102066.

3D building data  from Li, M., Koks, E., Taubenböck, H., & van Vliet, J. (2020). Continental-scale mapping and analysis of 3D building structure. Remote Sensing of Environment, 245, 111859.

Contextual land-use decision-making from Malek et al. (2019, 2020)

Global distribution of organic farmers from Žiga Malek, Koen F. Tieskens, Peter H. Verburg 2019. Explaining the global spatial distribution of organic crop producers. Agricultural Systems, Volume 176, 102680, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agsy.2019.102680

Forest classes and uses from Schulze K, Malek Ž, Verburg PH (2019) Towards better mapping of forest management patterns: A global allocation approach. Forest Ecology and Management 432, 776-785

Conservation Agriculture from Prestele R, Hirsch AL, Davin EL, Seneviratne SI, and Verburg PH (2018) A spatially explicit representation of conservation agriculture for application in global change studies. Global Change Biology24(9), 4038-4053

Future land system change in the Mediterranean from two articles: Malek Ž et al. 2018. Global change effects on land management in the Mediterranean region. Glob. Env. Chang. 50, 238-254  and  Malek Ž, Verburg PH. 2017. Adaptation of land management in the Mediterranean under scenarios of irrigation water use and availability. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change.

Outdoor recreation potential from: Komossa F, van der Zanden EH, Schulp CJE, Verburg PH. 2018. Mapping landscape potential for outdoor recreation using different archetypical recreation user groups in the European Union. Ecological Indicators 85:105-116.

Characteristics of European Cultural Landscapes from: Tieskens, K.F., Schulp, C.J.E., Levers, C., Lieskovský, J., Kuemmerle, T., Plieninger, T., Verburg, P.H., 2017. Characterizing European cultural landscapes: Accounting for structure, management intensity and value of agricultural and forest landscapes. Land use policy 62, 29–39.

CORINE for CLUE reclassification of CORINE data for use in CLUE model

Mediterranean land systems: results from Malek Ž and Verburg PH (2017). Mediterranean land systems: Representing diversity and intensity of complex land systems in a dynamic region. Landscape and Urban Planning, 165: 102-116.

European Landscape Typology: from van der Zanden, E. H., Levers, C., Verburg, P. H., & Kuemmerle, T. (2016). Representing composition, spatial structure and management intensity of European agricultural landscapes: A new typology. Landscape and Urban Planning, 150, 36-49.


Historic land cover/use change reconstruction for Europe from 1900 – 2010 by the HILDA model.


Future cultural landscape dynamics explorer: results from land use change scenarios for Europe in the VOLANTE project.


Ecosystem services/ public goods/ biodiversity dataset containing maps of a number of public goods and biodiversity indicators.


Global Land Systems data from van Asselen, S. & Verburg, P.H. (2012). A Land System representation for global assessments and land-use modeling.Global Change Biology, 18, 3125-3148.


Global Potentially Available Cropland data from Eitelberg, D.A., van Vliet, J. & Verburg, P.H. (2014). A review of global potentially available cropland estimates and their consequences for model-based assessments. Global Change Biology, 21 (3), 1236-1248.


Flood regulation data from Stürck, J., Poortinga, A., Verburg, P. H., 2014. Mapping ecosystem services: The supply and demand of flood regulation services in Europe. Ecol. Ind. 38, 198-211.


Linear Landscape Elements data from van der Zanden, E.H., Verburg, P.H and Mücher, C.A. (2013). Modelling the spatial distribution of linear landscape elements in Europe.Ecological Indicators. 27: 125-136.


Land use intensity data for a new, high-resolution, map of agricultural land use intensity for the European Union.


Market influence data from Verburg, PH, Ellis, EC, Letourneau, A. 2011. A global assessment of market accessibility and market influence for global environmental change studies.Environmental Research Letters 6:  034019.