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Spatial Dynamic Modelling of Deforestation in the Amazon

By Arimatéa C. Ximenes, Cláudia M. Almeida, Silvana Amaral, Maria Isabel S. Escada and Ana Paula D. Aguiar

Submitted: July 2nd 2010Reviewed: November 1st 2010Published: April 11th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/16137

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Arimatéa C. Ximenes, Cláudia M. Almeida, Silvana Amaral, Maria Isabel S. Escada and Ana Paula D. Aguiar (April 11th 2011). Spatial Dynamic Modelling of Deforestation in the Amazon, Cellular Automata - Simplicity Behind Complexity, Alejandro Salcido, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/16137. Available from:

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