Remote Sensing Images to Detect Soy Plantations in the Amazon Biome — The Soy Moratorium Initiative

@inproceedings{Rudorff2012RemoteSI,
  title={Remote Sensing Images to Detect Soy Plantations in the Amazon Biome — The Soy Moratorium Initiative},
  author={Bernardo Friedrich Theodor Rudorff and Marcos Adami and Joel Risso and Daniel Alves Aguiar and Bernardo Machado Pires and Daniel Furlan Amaral and Leandro Fabiani and Izabel Cecarelli},
  year={2012}
}
The Soy Moratorium is an initiative to reduce deforestation rates in the Amazon biome based on the hypothesis that soy is a deforestation driver. Soy planted in opened areas after July 24th, 2006 cannot be commercialized by the associated companies to the Brazilian Association of Vegetable Oil Industries (ABIOVE) and the National Association of Cereal… CONTINUE READING