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Dr Fernando Espirito-Santo

Formerly at Lancaster University

  1. 2021
  2. Published

    Old-growth forest loss and secondary forest recovery across Amazonian countries

    Smith, C. C., Healey, J. R., De Berenguer Cesar, E., Young, P., Taylor, B., Elias, F., Espirito-Santo, F. & Barlow, J., 4/08/2021, In: Environmental Research Letters. 16, 8, 14 p., 085009.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  3. 2020
  4. Published

    Estimating the multi-decadal carbon deficit of burned Amazonian forests

    Silva, C., Aragão, L., Young, P., Espirito-Santo, F., De Berenguer Cesar, E., Anderson, L. O., Brasil, I., Pontes-Lopes, A., Ferreira, J., Withey, K., Machado Franca, F., Graça, P. M. L. A., Kirsten, L., Xaud, H. A. M., Salimon, C., Scaranello, M. A., Castro, B., Seixas, M., Farias, R. & Barlow, J., 21/10/2020, In: Environmental Research Letters. 15, 11, 10 p., 114023.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  5. 2018
  6. Published

    Drought-induced Amazonian wildfires instigate a decadal-scale disruption of forest carbon dynamics

    Silva, C. V. J., Aragao, L. E. O. C., Barlow, J., Espirito-Santo, F., Young, P. J., Anderson, L. O., Berenguer, E., Brasil, I., Foster Brown, I., Castro, B., Farias, R., Ferreira, J., Franca, F., Graca, P. M. L. A., Kirsten, L., Lopes, A. P., Salimon, C., Scaranello, M. A., Seixas, M., Souza, F. C. & 1 others, Xaud, H. A. M., 19/11/2018, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 373, 1760, 12 p., 20180043.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  7. Published

    Quantifying immediate carbon emissions from El Nino-mediated wildfires in humid tropical forests

    Withey, K., Berenguer, E., Palmeira, A. F., Espirito-Santo, F. D. B., Lennox, G. D., Silva, C. V. J., Aragao, L. E. O. C., Ferreira, J., Franca, F., Malhi, Y., Rossi, L. C. & Barlow, J., 19/11/2018, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 373, 1760, 11 p., 20170312.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  8. Published

    Quantifying immediate carbon emissions from El Niño-mediated wildfires in humid tropical forests

    Withey, K., De Berenguer Cesar, E., Palmeira, A. F., Espirito-Santo, F., Lennox, G., Silva, C., Aragao, L. E. O. C., Ferreira, J., Machado Franca, F., Malhi, Y., Rossi, L. C. & Barlow, J., 19/11/2018, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 373, 1760

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  9. Published

    Drivers and mechanisms of tree mortality in moist tropical forests

    McDowell, N., Allen, C. D. & Espirito-Santo, F., 08/2018, In: New Phytologist. 219, 3, p. 851-869 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  10. Published

    Seasonality of vegetation types of South America depicted by moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer (MODIS) time series

    Adami, M., Bernardes, S., Arai, E., Freitas, R. M., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Espírito-Santo, F. D. B., Rudorff, B. F. T. & Anderson, L. O., 07/2018, In: International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 69, p. 148-163 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  11. 2017
  12. Published

    Drivers of metacommunity structure diverge for common and rare Amazonian tree species

    da Conceição Bispo, P., Balzter, H., Malhi, Y., Ferry Silk, J. W., Santos, J. R. D., Renno, C. D., Espirito-Santo, F., Aragão, L., Ximenes, A. C. & da Conceição Bispo, P., 20/11/2017, In: PLoS ONE. 12, 11, 16 p., e0188300.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  13. 2015
  14. Published

    Seeing the forest beyond the trees

    Saatchi, S., Mascaro, J., Xu, L., Keller, M., Yang, Y., Duffy, P., Espirito-Santo, F. D. B., Baccini, A., Chambers, J. & Schimel, D., 05/2015, In: Global Ecology and Biogeography. 24, 5, p. 606-610 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineLetterpeer-review

  15. Published

    Corrigendum: Size and frequency of natural forest disturbances and the Amazon forest carbon balance (vol 5, 3434, 2014)

    Espirito-Santo, F. D. B., Gloor, M., Keller, M., Malhi, Y., Saatchi, S., Nelson, B., Oliveira Junior, R. C., Pereira, C., Lloyd, J., Frolking, S., Palace, M., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Duarte, V., Mendoza, A. M., Lopez-Gonzalez, G., Baker, T. R., Feldpausch, T. R., Brienen, R. J. W., Asner, G. P., Boyd, D. S. & 1 others, Phillips, O. L., 2/04/2015, In: Nature Communications. 6, 1 p., 6638.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  16. 2014
  17. Published

    Size and frequency of natural forest disturbances and the Amazon forest carbon balance

    Espirito-Santo, F. D. B., Gloor, M., Keller, M., Malhi, Y., Saatchi, S., Nelson, B., Oliveira Junior, R. C., Pereira, C., Lloyd, J., Frolking, S., Palace, M., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Duarte, V., Mendoza, A. M., Lopez-Gonzalez, G., Baker, T. R., Feldpausch, T. R., Brienen, R. J. W., Asner, G. P., Boyd, D. S. & 1 others, Phillips, O. L., 18/03/2014, In: Nature Communications. 5, 6 p., 3434.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  18. Published

    Gap formation and carbon cycling in the Brazilian Amazon: measurement using high-resolution optical remote sensing and studies in large forest plots

    Espirito-Santo, F. D. B., Keller, M. M., Linder, E., Oliveira Junior, R. C., Pereira, C. & Oliveira, C. G., 2014, In: Plant Ecology and Diversity. 7, 1-2, p. 305-318 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  19. 2007
  20. Published

    Regional ecosystem structure and function: ecological insights from remote sensing of tropical forests

    Chambers, J. Q., Asner, G. P., Morton, D. C., Anderson, L. O., Saatch, S. S., Espirito-Santo, F. D. B., Palace, M. & Souza, C., 08/2007, In: Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 22, 8, p. 414-423 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineLiterature reviewpeer-review

  21. 2006
  22. Published

    Cropland expansion changes deforestation dynamics in the southern Brazilian Amazon

    Morton, D. C., DeFries, R. S., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Anderson, L. O., Arai, E., Espirito-Santo, F. D. B., Freitas, R. & Morisette, J., 26/09/2006, In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 103, 39, p. 14637-14641 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  23. 2005
  24. Published

    Correction to Spatial validation of the collection 4 MODIS LAI product in Eastern Amazonia

    Aragao, L. E. O. C., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Espirito-Santo, F. D. B. & Williams, M., 12/2005, In: IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. 43, 12, p. 2973-2973 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  25. Published

    Estimates of forest canopy height and aboveground biomass using ICESat

    Lefsky, M. A., Harding, D. J., Keller, M., Cohen, W. B., Carabajal, C. C., Espirito-Santo, F. D. B., Hunter, M. O. & de Oliveira, R., 1/11/2005, In: Geophysical Research Letters. 32, 22, 4 p., L22S02.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  26. Published

    Landscape pattern and spatial variability of leaf area index in Eastern Amazonia

    Aragão, L. E. O. C., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Espirito-Santo, F. D. B. & Williams, M., 20/06/2005, In: Forest Ecology and Management. 211, 3, p. 240-256 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  27. Published

    Rapid assessment of annual deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon using MODIS data

    Morton, D. C., Defries, R. S., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Anderson, L. O., Espírito-Santo, F. D. B., Hansen, M. & Carroll, M., 06/2005, In: Earth Interactions. 9, 8, p. 1-22 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  28. Published

    Mapping forest successional stages following deforestation in Brazilian Amazonia using multi-temporal Landsat images

    Espirito-Santo, F., Shimabukuro, Y. E. & Kuplich, T. M., 10/02/2005, In: International Journal of Remote Sensing. 26, 3, p. 635-642 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  29. Published

    Analysis of the floristic and phytosociologic composition of Tapajós National Forest with geographic support of satellite images.

    Espírito-Santo, F. D. B., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Aragão, L. E. O. E. C. D. & Machado, E. L. M., 2005, In: Acta Amazonica. 35, 2, p. 167-185 (in Portuguese)

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  30. Published

    Geographic database as a support tool for mapping and monitoring the Tapajós National Forest region (PA)

    Espírito-Santo, F. D. B., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Santos, J. R. & Kuplich, T. M., 2005, In: Geografia. 30, 1, p. 159-176 (in Portuguese) 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  31. Published

    Geo-spatial data integration for mapping landscape units in the Tapajós region

    Aragão, L. E. O. C., Shimabukuro, Y. E., Espírito-Santo, F. D. B. & Williams, M., 2005, In: Geografia. 30, 3, p. 583-598 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  32. Published

    Validation of tropical forest area mapping using aerial videography images and data from field work survey

    Espírito-Santo, F. D. B. & Shimabukuro, Y. E., 2005, In: Revista Árvore. 29, 2, p. 227-239 13 p.

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  33. 2004
  34. Published

    Técnicas de processamento de imagens e de análise espacial para estudo de áreas florestais sob a exploração madeireira

    Espírito-Santo, F. D. B., Santos, J. R. D. & Silva, P. G. D., 2004, In: Revista Árvore. 28, 5, p. 699-706 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  35. 2003
  36. Published

    Análise das variações florísticas e estruturais da comunidade arbórea de um fragmento de floresta semidecídua às margens do rio Capivari, Lavras-MG.

    Souza, J. S., Espírito-Santo, F. D. B., Fontes, M. A. L., Oliveira-Filho, A. T. & Botezelli, L., 2003, In: Revista Árvore. 27, 2, p. 185-206 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  37. 2002
  38. Published

    Variáveis ambientais e a distribuição de espécies arbóreas em um remanescente de floresta estacional semidecídua montana no campus da Universidade Federal de Lavras, MG

    Espírito-Santo, F. D. B., Oliveira-Fillho, A. T. D., Machado, E. L. M., Souza, J. S., Fontes, M. A. L. & Melo Marques, J. J. G. D. S., 07/2002, In: Acta Botânica Brasílica. 16, 3, p. 331-356 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

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