You can find the article here: http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6355/970.full
The research in this article was featured in a Conversation piece titled “The world is facing a global sand crisis.”
In July, Brandt also was the first author on an article that came out in Conservation Biology, which is the top journal in the field of human environment systems. The article is titled “Effects of national forest-management regimes on unprotected forests of the Himalaya,” and explores how effective different national forest management systems are in preventing deforestation in non-protected forests. You can find the article here.