Grant Name:

Satellite-based forest monitoring by local agencies in the Peruvian Andes-Amazon: adaptation and dissemination of a simple tool.

  • Date Awarded:
    Apr 2007
     
  • Amount:
    $200,000
     
  • Term:
    12 months
     
  • Grant ID:
    GBMF1389
     
  • Funding Area:
    Environmental Conservation
     
 
 

The Carnegie Institute of Washington will use this grant to determine baseline forest conditions, selective logging as well as outright deforestation in Peru and enable Moore grantees and other organizations to monitor, map and report on these variables annually. The outcome is to ensure that forest monitoring by even the smallest NGO or government office in Peru can be done in a transparent and replicable way.

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