High-resolution forest carbon stocks and emissions in the Amazon.

  title={High-resolution forest carbon stocks and emissions in the Amazon.},
  author={Gregory P Asner and George V. N. Powell and Joseph Mascaro and David E. Knapp and John K Clark and James Jacobson and Ty Kennedy-Bowdoin and Aravindh Balaji and Guayana P{\'a}ez-Acosta and Eloy Victoria and Laura Secada and Michael Valqui and R. Flint Hughes},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  volume={107 38},
Efforts to mitigate climate change through the Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD) depend on mapping and monitoring of tropical forest carbon stocks and emissions over large geographic areas. With a new integrated use of satellite imaging, airborne light detection and ranging, and field plots, we mapped aboveground carbon stocks and… CONTINUE READING

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