MapBiomas is an initiative involving a collaborative network of co-creators formed by NGOs, universities and technology companies organized by biomes and transversal themes. To know more access:

MapBiomas Alert is conducted by the following institutions:

Coordination by biome:

  • Amazon - Amazon Institute of People and the Environment (IMAZON) in partnership with Federal University of Goias (LAPIG/UFG)
  • Caatinga - Feira de Santana State University (UEFS), in partnership with Geodatin.
  • Cerrado - Amazon Environmental Research Institute (IPAM)
  • Atlantic Forest - SOS Atlantic Forest Foundation and ArcPlan
  • Pampa - Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) and GeoKarten
  • Pantanal - SOS Pantanal Institute and ArcPlan

Technology and Systems Partners:

  • Google
  • EcoStage
  • Solved

Technical Coordination: Marcos Rosa

Scientific Coordination: Julia Shimbo

General Coordination: Tasso Azevedo


  • Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF)
  • Climate and Land Use Alliance (CLUA)
  • Amazon Fund [+info]
  • Global Wildlife Conservation (GWC)
  • Good Energies Foundation
  • Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation
  • International Climate and Forest Initiative Norway (NICFI)
  • Arapyaú Institute
  • Climate and Society Institute (ICS)
  • Humanize Institute
  • Oak Foundation
  • Quadracture Climte Foundation (QCF)
  • Skoll Foundation
  • Sequoia Climate Foundation
  • Walmart Foundation (US)

Institutional Partners:

  • Institute to Support MapBiomas (IAMap)
  • Arapyaú Institute
  • The Nature Conservancy (TNC)
  • Democracy and Sustainability Institute (IDS)
  • Avina Foundation

Technical Partners:

  • Institute of Life Center (ICV)
  • Democracy and Sustainability Institute (IDS)
  • Socio-environmental Institute (ISA)
  • Institute for Forest and Agricultural Management and Certification (IMAFLORA)
  • Brasil.IO

Access to get to know the peoople who make MapBiomas Alert happen.