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Earth Institute Research Projects

SERVIR Amazonia

Lead PI: Katia de Avila Fernandes

Unit Affiliation: International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI)

May 2019 - August 2019
Inactive
South America ; Colombia ; Peru ; Brazil
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: Integrate earth observation information and geospatial analyses for improving environmental management and resilience to climate change in the Amazon Basin. SERVIR Amazonia main objective is to reduce negative impacts of large- scale infrastructure, extractives activities, and climate variability and change on Amazonian forests and waters through increased use of geospatial information for improved planning and decision-making.

SPONSOR:

International Center for Tropical Agriculture

ORIGINATING SPONSOR:

U.S Agency for International Development

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$50,857

RESEARCH TEAM:

Louis Verchot (CIAT)

EXTERNAL COLLABORATORS:

International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)

THEMES

Modeling and Adapting to Future Climate