Document


Title

Road paving, fire regime feedbacks, and the future of Amazon forests
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): Daniel C. Nepstad; Georgia Carvalho; Ana Cristina Barros; Ane A. C. Alencar; Joao Paulo Capobianco; Josh Bishop; Paulo Moutinho; Paul Lefebvre; Urbano Lopes Silva Jr.; Elaine M. Prins
Publication Year: 2001

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • agriculture
  • Amazon
  • biogeochemical cycles
  • Brazil
  • carbon
  • deforestation
  • distribution
  • droughts
  • ecosystem dynamics
  • ENSO
  • evapotranspiration
  • flammability
  • forest fragmentation
  • forest management
  • forest products
  • fuel accumulation
  • human caused fires
  • land management
  • land use
  • land use planning
  • logging
  • roads
  • savannas
  • smoke effects
  • South America
  • tropical forests
Region(s):
  • International
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: May 6, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 42188
Tall Timbers Record Number: 17221
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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Citation:
Nepstad, D. C. et al. 2001. Road paving, fire regime feedbacks, and the future of Amazon forests. Forest Ecology and Management, v. 154, no. 3, p. 395-407.