Potapov, P., Hansen, M. C., Laestadius L., Turubanova S., Yaroshenko A., Thies C., Smith W., Zhuravleva I., Komarova A., Minnemeyer S., Esipova E. 2016. The last frontiers of wilderness: Tracking loss of intact forest landscapes from 2000 to 2013. Science Advances, 2017; 3:e1600821

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Potapov P., Yaroshenko A., Turubanova S., Dubinin M., Laestadius L., Thies C., Aksenov D., Egorov A., Yesipova Y., Glushkov I., Karpachevskiy M., Kostikova A., Manisha A., Tsybikova E., Zhuravleva I. 2008. Mapping the World's Intact Forest Landscapes by Remote Sensing. Ecology and Society, 13 (2)

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Zhuravleva I., Turubanova S., Potapov P., Hansen M., Tyukavina A., Minnemeyer S., Laporte N., Goetz S., Verbelen F., and Thies C. 2013. Satellite-based primary forest degradation assessment in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2000–2010. Environmental Research Letters 8: 024034

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Potapov P., Laestadius L., Yaroshenko A., Turubanova S. 2009. Global mapping and monitoring the extent of forest alteration: The Intact Forest Landscapes method. FAO, Forest Resources Assessment, Working Paper 166.

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Greenpeace. 2006. Roadmap to Recovery: The World's Last Intact Forest Landscapes.

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Greenpeace. 2006. The World's Last Intact Forest Landscapes (poster A1).

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Greenpeace. 2014. The World's Last Intact Forest Landscapes (poster A2).

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