WHO WE ARE

MapBiomas is a multi-institutional project involving universities, NGOs and technology companies that promotes the annual mapping of land cover and land use in Brazil over the last three decades and provides data and maps in an open and free way. To know more access: http://mapbiomas.org


MapBiomas Alert is conducted by the following institutions:


Coordination in biomes:
Amazon - Institute of Man and the Environment of the Amazon (IMAZON)
Caatinga - Feira de Santana State University (UEFS), Geodatin and Plants Association of the Northeast (APNE)
Cerrado - Institute of Environmental Research of the Amazon (IPAM)
Atlantic Forest - SOS Mata Atlântica Foundation and ArcPlan
Pampa - Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)
Pantanal - SOS Pantanal Institute and ArcPlan

Technology and Systems Partners:
Google
EcoStage
Terras

Solved
LAPIG / UFG

Financing:
Norway's International Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI)
Arapyaú Institute
Good Energies Foundation
The Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation
Humanize Institute
Child Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF)
Institute Climate and Society (iCS)

Institutional Partners:
Arapyaú Institute
WRI Brasil
The Nature Conservancy (TNC)

Technical and Scientific Coordination: Carlos Souza (IMAZON)

General Coordination: Tasso Azevedo

Technical Cooperation Agreements:

ABEMA - Brazilian Association of State Environmental Bodies
ANAMMA - National Association of Municipal Organs of the Environment
MMA - Ministry of the Environment
IBAMA - Brazilian Institute of Environment and Renewable Natural Resources
SFB - Serviço Florestal Brasileiro

Ministério Público do Paraná

Technical Partners:
Institute of Life Center (ICV)
Institute for Forest and Agricultural Management and Certification (IMAFLORA)
Socio-environmental Institute (ISA)