Publication: Sugarcane water footprint in the suitable areas for crop in Brazil

We’re very sorry… This research is currently under review in a scientific journal. The editors asked us to – temporarily – withdraw our policy brief from the site. We will publish the full results shortly on this site… Read More

News: An open-access data set for daily meteorological variables in Brazil (1980-2013)

Summary Basic meteorological data are essential for evaluating impacts of spatiotemporal variability in climate forcing on hydrology and agroecosystems.  Without these data, it is not possible to estimate important factors, such as the water requirements for agricultural crops,… Read More

Autor: Favaro JR. Favaro Junior

Comment: Biofuels in Brazil, and research needs for climate mitigation and adaptation planning

Biofuels play an important role in the context of climate change. Limiting global warming by 2100 to +1.5°C to +2°C, as agreed at COP21 last year in Paris, will require ambitious actions in the land use and forest… Read More