ABOUT

The Amazonian Network of Georeferenced Socio-Environmental Information (RAISG) is a consortium of civil society organizations from the Amazonian countries oriented to the socio-environmental sustainability of the Amazon, with the support of international cooperation.

MapBiomas is a multi-institutional initiative involving universities, NGOs and technology companies that have come together to contribute to the understanding of the transformations occurring in the Brazilian territory through the annual mapping of land cover and land use in Brazil.

MapBiomas Amazonia was created to contribute to the understanding of the transformations occurring in the Amazon territory through the annual mapping of land cover and land use in the Amazon.



MAP AND DATA PLATFORM

Access to annual land-cover and land-use maps from 1985 to 2020.

  • Coverage
  • Change
  • Statistics
  • Quality

INFOGRAPHIC

Learn about MapBioma Amazon

Learn about the methodology and find out how the network is organized to generate maps and land-use coverage and data.

HIGHLIGHTS

REVIEWED HISTORICAL SERIES

MapBiomas Amazon Collection 3 data show the 36 years (1985 to 2020) of the Amazon annual land cover and land use maps on a 30 m scale with accuracy improvements in the biomes and new classes.

TERRITORIAL ANALYSES

Maps and statistics can now be consulted by territorial units  such as  Biomes, Countries, States, Provinces and Municipalities. Also by watersheds, Protected Areas and Indigenous Territories

MINING DATA

New data of the evolution of mining areas from 1985 to 2020.

URBAN INFRASTRUCTURE DATA

New data of the evolution of urban areas from 1985 to 2020.

GLACIER SURFACE REDUCTION

Historical information about the evolution of glacier surfaces between 1985 and 2020.

Socios

An initiative of

Co-creators

Technical collaboration

Technological collaboration

Financing