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Dataset Information Available as of 2014-04-02.

Datasets (with related publications, if any)

LBA-ECO LC-22 Field Validation of MODIS Deforestation/Land Cover Detection Products

  1. Jasinski, E., D. Morton, R. DeFries, Y. Shimabukuro, L. Anderson, and M. Hansen. 2005. Physical Landscape Correlates of the Expansion of Mechanized Agriculture in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Earth Interactions 9(16):1-18.
  2. Morton, D.C., R.S. DeFries, Y.E. Shimabukuro, L.O. Anderson, F. Del Bon Espirito-Santo, M. Hansen, and M. Carroll. 2005. Rapid Assessment of Annual Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon Using MODIS Data. Earth Interactions 9(8):1-22.
LBA-ECO LC-22 Field Validation of MODIS Deforestation/Land Cover Detection Products: 2005 (Wet Season)

  1. Anderson, L.O., Y.E. Shimabukuro, R.S. DeFries, and D. Morton, 2005: Assessment of land cover and land use changes in the Brazilian Amazon using multitemporal fraction images derived from Terra MODIS: Examples from the state of Mato Grosso. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 2(3): 315-318
LBA-ECO LC-22 Field Validation of MODIS Tree Cover Density Analyses: July 2003

  1. Morton, D.C., R.S. DeFries, Y.E. Shimabukuro, L.O. Anderson, F. Del Bon Espirito-Santo, M. Hansen, and M. Carroll. 2005. Rapid Assessment of Annual Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon Using MODIS Data. Earth Interactions 9(8):1-22.
LBA-ECO LC-22 Land Cover from MODIS Vegetation Indices, Mato Grosso, Brazil (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. DeFries R.S., D.C. Morton, G.R. van der Werf GR, L. Giglio, G.J. Collatz, J.T. Randerson, R.A. Houghton, P.S. Kasibhatla. 2008. Fire-related carbon emissions from multiple land use transitions in southern Amazonia. Geophysical Research Letters 35, doi:10.1029/2008GL035689.
  2. Jasinski E.W., D.C. Morton, R.S. DeFries, Y.E. Shimabukuro, L.O. Anderson, M.C. Hansen. 2005. Physical landscape correlates of the expansion of mechanized agriculture in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Earth Interactions 9, Paper 09-016.
  3. Morton, D.C., R.S. DeFries, Y.E. Shimabukuro, L.O. Anderson, E.Arai, F. del Bon Espirito-Santo, R. Frietas and J. Morisette. 2006. Cropland expansion changes deforestation dynamics in the southern Brazilian Amazon. PNAS 103: 14637-14641.
  4. Morton, D.C., Y.E. Shimabukuro, B.F.T. Rudorff, A. Lima, R. Freitas, R.S. DeFries. 2007. Challenges for conservation at the agricultural frontier: deforestation, fire, and land use dynamics in Mato Grosso. Agua & Ambiente 2(1): 5-20.
  5. Pongratz J, L. Bounoua, R.S. DeFries, D.C. Morton, L.O. Anderson, W. Mauser, C. Klink. 2006. The impact of land cover change on surface energy and water balance in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Earth Interactions 10, Paper 10-019.
  6. van der Werf, G.R., D.C. Morton, R.S. DeFries, L. Gilgio, J.T. Randerson, G.J. Collatz, P.S. Kasibhatla. 2009. Estimates of deforestation-induced carbon fluxes in the southern Amazon based on satellite data and biogeochemical modeling. Biogeosciences 6: 239-245.
LBA-ECO LC-22 Land Cover Observations - Field Validation of MODIS Analyses: July 2003

  1. Anderson, L.O., Y.E. Shimabukuro, R.S. DeFries, and D. Morton, 2005: Assessment of land cover and land use changes in the Brazilian Amazon using multitemporal fraction images derived from Terra MODIS: Examples from the state of Mato Grosso. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 2(3): 315-318
  2. Jasinski, E.W, D.C. Morton, R.S. DeFries, Y.E. Shimabukuro, L.O. Anderson, M.C. Hansen (2005). Physical Landscape Correlates of the Expansion of Mechanized Agriculture in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Earth Interactions (in press).
  3. Morton, D.C., R.S. DeFries, Y.E. Shimabukuro, L.O. Anderson, F. Del Bon Espirito-Santo, M. Hansen, and M. Carroll. 2005. Rapid Assessment of Annual Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon Using MODIS Data. Earth Interactions 9(8):1-22.
LBA-ECO LC-22 Post-deforestation Land Use, Mato Grosso, Brazil: 2001-2005 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. DeFries, R.S., D.C. Morton, G.R. van der Werf, L. Giglio, G.J. Collatz, J.T. Randerson, R.A. Houghton, P.K. Kasibhatla, and Y. Shimabukuro. 2008. Fire-related carbon emissions from land use transitions in southern Amazonia. Geophysical Research Letters 35(22)
  2. Morton D.C., R.S. DeFries, J.T. Randerson, L. Giglio, W. Schroeder, G.R. van der Werf. 2008. Agricultural intensification increases deforestation fire activity in Amazonia. Global Change Biology 14: 2262-2275
  3. Morton, D.C., R.S. DeFries, Y.E. Shimabukuro, L.O. Anderson, E.Arai, F. del Bon Espirito-Santo, R. Frietas and J. Morisette. 2006. Cropland expansion changes deforestation dynamics in the southern Brazilian Amazon.PNAS 103: 14637-14641
  4. Morton, D.C., Y.E. Shimabukuro, B.F.T. Rudorff, A. Lima, R. Freitas, R.S. DeFries. 2007. Challenges for conservation at the agricultural frontier: deforestation, fire, and land use dynamics in Mato Grosso. Agua & Ambiente 2(1): 5-20
  5. van der Werf, G.R., D.C. Morton, R.S. DeFries, L. Gilgio, J.T. Randerson, G.J. Collatz, P.S. Kasibhatla. 2009. Estimates of deforestation-induced carbon fluxes in the southern Amazon based on satellite data and biogeochemical modeling. Biogeosciences 6: 239-245.
LBA-ECO LC-22 Vegetation Cover Types from MODIS, 500-m, South America: 2000-2001 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Hansen, M.C., R.S. DeFries, J.R.G. Townshend, L. Marufu, and R. Sohlberg. 2002. Development of a MODIS tree cover validation data set for Western Province, Zambia. Remote Sensing of Environment 83(1-2):320-335.
  2. Hansen, M.C., R.S. DeFries, J.R.G. Townshend, M. Carroll, C. Dimiceli, and R.A. Sohlberg. 2003. Global Percent Tree Cover at a Spatial Resolution of 500 Meters: First Results of the MODIS Vegetation Continuous Fields Algorithm. Earth Interactions 7(10):1-15.
  3. Hansen, M.C., R.S. DeFries, J.R.G. Townshend, R. Sohlberg, C. Dimiceli, and M. Carroll. 2002. Towards an operational MODIS continuous field of percent tree cover algorithm: examples using AVHRR and MODIS data. Remote Sensing of Environment 83(1-2):303-319.



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