Data Sources

Paper
Thieme, Michele, et al. 2007. Freshwater conservation planning in data-poor areas: An example from a remote Amazonian basin (Madre de Dios River, Peru and Bolivia). Biological Conservation 35:500-517. 
Data and Images

  • The world, January 2004 (Blue Marble: Next Generation, satellite: NASA Terra/Aqua, sensor: MODIS)
  • Amazon River (Arcworld)
  • Madre de Dios River (HydroSHEDS)
  • Madre de Dios, 2000 (Global Land Cover Facility, satellite: NASA Landsat 7, sensor: ETM+)