Forest may be reduced until the end of the century, if there is an increase of the dry season.
Phys: Extreme events helps scientists to study Amazon climate change
April 6, 2014
Extreme weather events are giving scientists an opportunity to make observations that will allow them to predict the impacts of climate change and deforestation on Amazon River wetlands.
Stunning high-resolution map reveals secrets of Peru's forests
August 7, 2014
The research, involving scientists from the Carnegie Institution for Science at Stanford University, Wake Forest University, and Peru’s Ministry of Environment assessed the aboveground carbon stock of all vegetation types across the country.
The distribution of rainfall and droughts is changing in the Amazon Basin
March 4, 2022
Through satellite images, researchers shed light on the distribution and circulation of water and other environmental changes in the rainforest. Records help measure the impacts of deforestation, mining, and hydroelectric power in the largest river basin on the planet.