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Implementation Strategy of the Natural Heritage Initiative o...

This technical document called "Implementation Strategy of the Heritage Initiave of Peru in the Amazon (PdP-Amazon Initiative)" aims to guide the implementation of the Heritage Initiative of Peru - Am...

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Webinar: Sustainable financing of protected areas – Earmarki...

Webinar: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 10:00am – 11:30am Washington D.C. Download the presentation  |  Watch the recording Protected Area systems (PA) are globally considered as one of the most effective appr...

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The role of forest conversion, degradation, and disturbance ...

This research article tracks gains and losses in carbon density from forest conversion and degradation/disturbance in the Amazon. Read the article Title (English) The role of forest conversion, degrad...

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Mining: Social Impacts in the Amazon

This research focuses on understanding the status and impacts of mineral extraction activities, from legal and illegal mining. In order to achieve this objective, this document seeks to give an overvi...

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Webinar: Roads in the Amazon – A better network for people a...

Webinar: Tuesday, May 5, 2020 12:00pm – 1:30pm Washington D.C. Presentation English  |  Presentation Español  |  Watch the recording The rapidly expanding network of roads in the Amazon is permanently...

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MAAP Synthesis: 2019 Amazon Deforestation Trends and Hotspot...

MAAP, an initiative of Amazon Conservation, specializes in satellite-based, real-time deforestation monitoring of the Amazon. The annual Synthesis Report looks at the bigger picture for 2019, describi...

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Sustainable financing of protected areas: Conservation and l...

Webinar: Thursday, April 23, 2020 3:00pm – 4:30pm Washington D.C. Download presentation  |  Watch the recording Protected Area systems (PA) are globally considered as one of the most effective approac...

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A better Amazon road network for people and the environment

This study analyzed the expected environmental, social and economic impacts of 75 road projects, totaling 12 thousand kilometers of planned roads, in the Amazon region. The main takeaway from this stu...

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Technology Meets Policy In The Amazon

  Webinar: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 12:15pm Washington D.C. 1:15pm Brasilia Download the presentation  |  Watch the recording Since 2001, the Amazon has lost 65.8 million acres (26.6 million hectares...

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For Many Fish, Forest is Just as Necessary as Water

Building on the findings of various research work this online article highlights the importance of floodplain forests for the survival and maintaining the diversity of fish populations in the Amazon. ...

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Ecosystem‐based management of Amazon fisheries and wetlands

The research article argues to define adequate scales for the ecosystem‐based management of commercial fisheries and the wetlands on which they depend. The authors mapped fisheries and fish ecology da...

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Changes in Climate and land Use Over the Amazon Region: Curr...

This paper shows recent progress in our understanding of climate variability and trends in the Amazon region, and how these interact with land use change. The review includes an overview of up-to-date...

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