Cerrado Knowledge Platform


Strategic Direction 5: Support Implementation of Monitoring Data Integration and Sharing Tools

Institution: Research Support Foundation of the Federal University of Goiás and Laboratory of Image Processing and Geoprocessing at the Federal University of Goiás & #8211; LAPIG / UFG

Partner Institutions: IPAM, ISPN, ComCerrado Network and others

Responsible: Manuel Eduardo Ferreira
Email:  mferreira.geo@gmail.com / funape@funape.org.br
Phone: +55 (62) 3521-1360 / (62) 3216-7300 / (62) 98121-2241

Priority Corridor: All Priority Corridors and Other Corridors
County: It covers 1,389 municipalities, involving the entire Federal District and most of the states of Goiás (97%), Maranhão (65%), Mato Grosso do Sul (61%), Minas Gerais (57%) and Tocantins (91% ), as well as smaller portions of other states, Mato Grosso (40%), Piaui (37%), São Paulo (33%), Bahia (27%), Paraná (2%) and Rondônia (0.2%)
Protected Areas: All Protected Areas in the Cerrado


Project's area of ​​activity.


General objective: Sharing data, information and knowledge among the various biome stakeholders, directly and indirectly related to the CEPF Cerrado project and empowering civil society through reliable information and tools for monitoring Cerrado ecosystems.

Specific objectives:

  • Compilation of geographic databases.
  • Implementation of computational tools.
  • Training.

Support amount: U$ 138.001,25

Duration: 36 meses (Junho 2018 a Maio 2021)

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Images courtesy of the Image Processing and Geoprocessing Laboratory of the Federal University of Goiás - LAPIG / UFG 

Photo: LAPIG ©Collection
Photo: LAPIG ©Collection