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Title

Mega-development trends in the Amazon: implications for global change
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): William F. Laurance
Publication Year: 2000

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • Amazon
  • Amazon
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Brazil
  • carbon
  • carbon dioxide
  • carbon sink
  • climate change
  • climatic variability
  • conservation
  • deforestation
  • deforestation
  • droughts
  • ENSO
  • fire management
  • forest conservation
  • forest management
  • fragmentation
  • ground fires
  • habitat fragmentation
  • habitat suitability
  • human caused fires
  • land use
  • logging
  • logging
  • low intensity burns
  • remote sensing
  • South America
  • statistical analysis
  • surface fires
  • tropical forests
  • tropical forests
  • wildfires
Region(s):
  • International
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 45259
Tall Timbers Record Number: 20735
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Citation:
Laurance, W. F. 2000. Mega-development trends in the Amazon: implications for global change. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, v. 61, no. 1, p. 113-122.