Maps

Scientific Research on Tropical Peatland in the DRC Credit: Kevin McElvaney/Greenpeace

Please cite the relevant papers if you are using the mapping data:

Dargie, G.C., Lawson, I.T., Rayden, T.J., Miles, L., Mitchard, E.T.A., Page, S.E., Bocko, Y.E., Ifo, S.A., Lewis, S.L. 2018. Congo Basin peatlands: threats and conservation priorities. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. 24(4), pp.669–686.

Dargie, G.C., Lewis, S.L., Lawson, I.T., Mitchard, E.T.A., Bocko, Y.E., Ifo, S.A. 2017. Age, extent and carbon storage of the central Congo Basin peatland complex. Nature. 542(7639), pp.86-90.   

The files were created by Greta Dargie and Edward Mitchard. For questions about these data layers please contact Edward Mitchard, email: edward.mitchard@ed.ac.uk

Dargie, G.C., Lewis, S.L., Lawson, I.T., Mitchard, E.T.A., Bocko, Y.E., Ifo, S.A. 2017. Age, extent and carbon storage of the central Congo Basin peatland complex. Nature. 542(7639), pp.86-90.