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Local Community / Government Outreach

2005  

  • Detailed analysis of deforestation patterns now part of PROAMBIENTE initiative in Acre

    A new Brazilian government program, PROAMBIENTE, is designed to pay small rural producers for maintainence of environmental services, chief among them forest cover. The LC-02 program of validation of deforestation estimates has now been expanded to include capacity building for local professionals and grass-roots leaders to measure forest cover in individual properties. This first analysis has been published in Saraiva et al. (2005).

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2001  

  • Biomass estimation using SAR
    Lecture presented by Leland Pierce at INPE, Brazil.


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