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Reports and Formal Documents Archive

2009

Online and In-print Book: Amazonia and Global Change: A Synthesis of LBA Results

2006

Implementing Arrangement between U.S. and Brazil 2006 (PDF)

2005

Primary Forest Tower Site road at Km 67 in Santarém
Primary Forest Tower Site road at Km 67 in Santarém

Data Sharing & Publication Policy for LBA Participants (updated) (html)

Fair Use Policy for LBA Data (updated) (html)

Transition Plan for LBA-ECO Field Activities

2004

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2003

LBA-ECO Experiment Plan 2003-2005
Phase 2 Draft

2002

Agreement between LBA-Investigators and NASA  05Nov02 (html)

LBA-ECO Experiment Plan 1998-2002

Agreement between LBA-Investigators and NASA  05Nov02 (html)

LBA-ECO Experiment Plan 1998-2002  (html)

Santarém Orientation Manual (pdf)  english  portuguese

Results from the LBA Manaus Conference 24Jul02 link

NASA Airborne Science in LBA   (html)

Updated Shipping Document  (html)

Site Resources Coordination Document (database report)  

2001

LBA-Ecology Mid-Term Review Committee Report  26Sep01  (PDF)

LBA-Ecology Phase I Activities and Analysis 19Sep01  (PDF)

U.S.- Brazil Framework Agreement  posted 05Nov01  (PDF

2000

Species List of Trees to be Logged at the Logged Forest Site (km 83) in the FLONA Tapajós, Santarém (PDF)  01Aug00 

Santarém FLONA Tapajós (km 67) Tree Survey by 
Nelson Rosa (in Portuguese) [PDF] 12Jun00 

1999

Responsibilities of US LBA-ECO Investigators 14Jun99 (html) (PDF)

LBA-Ecology Regional Modeling Workshop - 12Dec99  (PDF)

Report of Remotely Sensed Land Surface Properties Workshop - 12Mar99  (PDF)

Secondary Forest Workshop Report on Secondary Vegetation - Ecological, Social, and Remote Sensing Issues -  16May99  (html)(PDF)

Santarém Site Report - 17Mar99 (html) (PDF)

1998

Implementing Arrangement between U.S. and Brazil 18Dec98 (PDF)

Letter from Carlos Nobre on Brazil's Genetic Resources Bill -  19Apr98 (html)

Brazil's Bill on "Access to Genetic Resources" 18Nov98 (html)

LBA Data and Publication Policies - 13May98 (html)

LBA-Ecology Science Team Modeling Workshop Report 
05Mar98 (html)  (summary tables)

1997

Report on the NASA LBA-Ecology Light Aircraft Remote Sensing Instrumentation Workshop University of Maryland - October 6-7, 1997 (html) (PDF)

Phase One NRA-97-MTPE NASA Research Announcement - 11Mar97 (PDF)

1996

LBA Concise Experiment Plan (17M PDF)

1995

The Ecological Component of an Integrated Amazon Study (also known as LBA) - The Effects of Forest Conversion - Manaus, Brazil, May 22-24, 1995
(html) (PDF)

Other

US Brazil Framework - 06Feb94 (PDF)

 

 

Publications
Links to LBA-ECO and LBA publications  ...more
Presentations

Conference presentations and reports  ...more

Pamphlets

LBA Pamphlet (1.7MB PDF)  portuguese

Special Issues
LBA Special Issues more
Books:

Online and In-print: Amazonia and Global Change: A Synthesis of LBA Results

Seeing the Forest and the Trees - book about forest ecosystems and human dimensions. (PDF flyer)

Short Movies/Images

Fires Surrounding Xingu National Park, BRAZIL. Terra MODIS image from April 28, 2003, 12:26 pm shows fires burning along the perimeter of Xingu National Park and Indigenous Peoples Reserve in central Brazil. [link] 30APR03

Zoom in and out from outer space to the LBA-EUSTACH flux tower at Caxiuanã, Pará, east of Santarém. Created by the NASA Goddard Scientific Visualization Studio using MODIS, Landsat, and IKONOS imagery:
zoom in: 16MB mpg
zoom out: 4MB mpg

Newsletters

Folha Amazônica - The LBA Newsletter,  ALL issues in PDF, portuguese (link)

Folha Amazônica - Special Issue: Training and Education July05 (PDF) portuguese

Folha Amazônica  -The LBA Project: Understanding
complex biosphere-atmosphere interactions in Amazonia July04 (PDF) english

IGBP Newletter LBA Special Edition (5MB PDF) english

Articles

Small-Scale Logging Leads to Clear-cutting in Brazilian Amazon [August 1, 2006] (link)

Growth in Amazon Cropland May Impact Climate and Deforestation Patterns  [September 19, 2006] (link)

Amazon rain forest is disappearing twice as fast as previously estimated. (link)

Fire Emergency in Acre, Brazil, on NASA's Earth Observatory Website (PDF)

LBA featured in series on NASA's Earth Observatory Website  03Jan03  (PDF)

Carbon Sink for a Century (link)

The Amazon Basin and Land-Cover Change: A Future in Balance? - Carlos Nobre (16MB PDF) english

Interview with Nicolau Priante (CD-207; CD-208) published on Ambiente Brasil: Institutions measure emissions and uptake of CO2 in Forests in Mato Grosso, Brazil 16Aug03 portuguese (link)

Logistics Documents
Transition Plan for LBA-ECO Field Activities
English htm , PDF
Portuguese htm , PDF

Santarém Orientation Manual (PDF)  English , Portuguese

Shipping Procedures Document   ...more

Santarém Building and Site Schematics     (PDF)


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