Results from LBA and a Vision for Future Amazonian Research

  1. Michael Keller,
  2. Michael Bustamante,
  3. John Gash and
  4. Pedro Silva Dias
  1. Michael Batistella1,
  2. Pedro Artaxo2,
  3. C. Nobre3,
  4. Michael Bustamante4 and
  5. F. Luizão5

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2008GM000738

Amazonia and Global Change

Amazonia and Global Change

How to Cite

Batistella, M., Artaxo, P., Nobre, C., Bustamante, M. and Luizão, F. (2009) Results from LBA and a Vision for Future Amazonian Research, in Amazonia and Global Change (eds M. Keller, M. Bustamante, J. Gash and P. Silva Dias), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2008GM000738

Author Information

  1. 1

    Embrapa Satellite Monitoring Campinas, Brazil

  2. 2

    Institute of Physics, University of São Paulo São Paulo, Brazil

  3. 3

    Centro de Ciências do Sistema Terrestre, Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais Cachoeira Paulista, Brazil

  4. 4

    Department of Ecology, University of Brasília Brasília, Brazil

  5. 5

    Department of Ecology, Inpa Manaus, Brazil

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904764

Online ISBN: 9781118670347



  • Rain forest ecology—Amazon River Region;
  • Biosphere—Research—Amazon River Region;
  • Climatic changes—Amazon River Region;
  • Amazon River Region—Climate


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Selected Results From LBA

  • Beyond Scientific Barriers: People, Environment, and Integrative Research in Amazonia

  • Institutional Concerns: A Vision for the Future