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Cropland expansion changes deforestation dynamics in the southern Brazilian Amazon

Journal Title:
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.
Journal Volume/Issue:
2006 Sept. 26, v. 103, no. 39
Main Author:
Morton, D.C.
Other Authors:
DeFries, R.S., Shimabukuro, Y.E., Anderson, L.O., Arai, E., Espirito-Santo, F. del B., Freitas, R., and Morisette, J.
Format:
Electronic
Language:
English
Subjects:
land use change
tropical forests
tropical rain forests
agricultural land
deforestation
remote sensing
satellites
tropics
Glycine max
soybeans
commodity prices
pastures
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IND43900212