Overview of Forest Monitoring and Measurement Systems

Currently the Ministry of the Environment performs the monitoring of the forest cover and the levels of degradation, systematizing this information in its Geobosques platform. Amazonas works with the information provided by the national level.

Total Forest Carbon
226 M MtC
Reference Levels and Targets
Deforestation Reference Rate
59 km²/yr 2020
Potential Annual CO₂ Avoided
1,806,907 tCO₂eq 2020
Rio Branco Declaration Deforestation Reduction Goal [1]
12 km²/yr 2020
Deforestation Dynamics Monitoring
Deforestation Rates [2]
Rio Branco Declaration based on national FREL