Connecting Space to Village:
Geospatial information for improved environmental decision-making in the Amazon
SERVIR-Amazonia is the newest hub within the SERVIR initiative. Funded by USAID and with science and technology support from NASA, SERVIR-Amazonia is implemented by the Alliance of Bioversity International and the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) and a network of local and international partners serving the Amazon region, mainly the Spatial Informatics Group (SIG), Conservación Amazónica (ACCA), the Institute for Forest and Agriculture Management and Certification (IMAFLORA) and Fundación EcoCiencia. Learn more
In this session of the Global Landscape Forum GLF Amazonía: The Tipping Point, SERVIR-Amazonia and partners explored how advancements in geospatial and Earth Observation technology are enhancing forest monitoring, disaster forecasting and evidence-based decision-making in the Amazon biome.
Internet 3.0 and related social media are providing citizens worldwide with the opportunity to participate in data collection and the scientific process, and contribute meaningfully to our understanding of the Earth system and global environment. SERVIR-Amazonia...
Did you miss our webinar Fires in the Amazon: What You Need to Know in 2021? You can catch up now by seeing the full agenda, watching the full recording of the webinar, and download the presentations. Read the summary on the Website of Amazon Conservation
Snapshot of our geospatial services, click on the poster to zoom in
Meet our Team
The people of SERVIR-Amazonia aim to improve local capacity to harness satellite data and geospatial information and foster sustainable natural resource management throughout the Amazon.
SERVIR-Amazonia works in four service areas empowering actors across the region to track and understand environmental changes in near real-time, evaluate climatic threats, and rapidly respond to natural disasters.
Drought and Fire Risk
Water & Water Related Disasters
Weather and Climate
Land Cover, Land Use Change & Ecosystems
What is SERVIR-Amazonia?
What we Read
- Improving Food Security Through Capacity Building
- Congressional Hearing Spotlights Gender Inclusivity in SERVIR’s Climate Efforts
- Adventure Scientists
- Launch of the State of the Climate in Latin America and the Caribbean 2020.
- State of the Climate in Latin America and the Cari... : E-Library
- El estado del clima en América Latina y el Caribe... : E-Library
- OPINION: Indigenous Peoples are key to a healthier planet