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Table 5 Approaches to mapping AGB of the Brazilian Amazon

From: Evaluating spatial coverage of data on the aboveground biomass in undisturbed forests in the Brazilian Amazon

AGB maps Approaches to mapping carbon stocks General description
Nogueira et al. [34] Stratify and multiply Assign an average AGB value to land cover/vegetation type map
MCT 2010 [15]
Mitchard et al. [22]
MCT [6]
Saatchi et al. [18] Direct remote sensing Empirical models where remote sensing data are calibrated to field estimates
Baccini et al. [33]
Avitabile et al. [35]
  1. The general approaches to mapping AGB are described according to Goetz et al. [72]