Recent deforestation drove the spike in Amazonian fires

Adrián Cardil, Sergio De-Miguel, Carlos A. Silva, Peter B. Reich, David Calkin, Pedro H.S. Brancalion, Alexander C. Vibrans, Javier G.P. Gamarra, M. Zhou, Bryan C. Pijanowski, Cang Hui, Thomas W. Crowther, Bruno Hérault, Daniel Piotto, Christian Salas-Eljatib, Eben North Broadbent, Angelica M. Almeyda Zambrano, Nicolas Picard, Luiz E.O.C. Aragao, Jean Francois BastinDevin Routh, Johan Van Den Hoogen, Pablo L. Peri, Jingjing Liang

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44 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number121003
JournalEnvironmental Research Letters
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2020


  • Amazon
  • deforestation
  • fire
  • forest policy
  • land-use change
  • tropical moist forest

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