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MapBiomas Award 2nd Edition

2nd Edition MapBiomas Award

We are grateful for all the works submitted in the 2nd Edition of the MapBiomas Award.

The Award's committee selected the finalists and among them the winners in each category. In addition, this year a study exceptionally received honorable mention.

Due to the context of the pandemic, the award event was virtual, on the 16th of June. Watch the event on the MapBiomas Youtube channel.

MAPBIOMAS AWARD WINNERS

GENERAL Category

  • 1st Place: Livia dos Santos Abdalla  (FIOCRUZ/IME) - Modelagem baseada em dados para previsão da emergência de zoonoses: um estudo de caso da Febre Amarela silvestre no Brasil
  • 2nd Place: Thomas Püttker et al (UNIFESP) - Indirect effects of habitat loss via habitat fragmentation: a cross-taxa analysis of forest-dependent species
  • Honorable mention: Mateus Camana et al (UFRGS) - Avaliando o legado de trajetórias do uso da terra em comunidades de peixes de riacho no sul do Brasil

  • Other finalists:
    • Adrian David González Chaves (USP) - Protecting natural habitat within farmland enhances coffee yields: regional analyses throughout the Brazilian Atlantic Forest
    • Celso Henrique Leite Silva Junior (INPE) - Fire Responses to the 2010 and 2015/2016 Amazonian Droughts
    • Henrique Yugo Shirai (IPÊ) - Dinâmica da conectividade da paisagem na Mata Atlântica
    • Isabella Romitelli (USP) - Landscape effects overtake abiotic and age influences on forest biomass in tropical fragmented landscapes

  

 YOUNG Category

  • 1st Place: João Pedro Graça Melo Vieira (PUC-Rio) - Curbing or Displacing Deforestation? The Amazon Blacklist Policy
  • 2nd Place: Angela Gabrielly Pires Silva (IFG) - Seleção de áreas aptas para implantação de usinas fotovoltaicas baseada em modelo de lógica Booleana-Fuzzy
  • Other finalists:
    • Shaxahmary de Mori Crepaldi dos Santos (ESALQ-USP) - Efeitos da proteção florestal na mobilidade de nascentes em áreas de cana-de-açúcar no estado de São Paulo
    • Viviane Sobral Domingos dos Santos (UnB) - Priorização e avaliação da importância das Unidades de Conservação Privadas (RPPNs) para a conectividade de fragmentos na unidade biogeográfica "Serra do Mar" (Mata Atlântica Brasileira)

    AWARD INSTRUCTIONS 

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    Questions about the MapBiomas Award should be sent only
    and exclusively for the email address premio@mapbiomas.org

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