This website is accompanying the following scientific article:

ORCID logo Vieilledent G., ORCID logo C. Vancutsem, ORCID logo C. Bourgoin, ORCID logo P. Ploton, ORCID logo P. Verley, and F. Achard. 2023. Spatial scenario of tropical deforestation and carbon emissions for the 21st century. bioRxiv. doi: 10.1101/2022.03.22.485306. manuscript in pdf Supplementary Information SI

Interactive maps

We release interactive pantropical maps of the past forest cover change (2000–2010–2020), of the risk of deforestation (2020), and of the projected forest cover in 2050 and 2100:


Rasters of results from this study can be downloaded as Cloud Optimized GeoTIFFs (COG):

Supplementary data

forestatrisk Python package

Results from this study have been obtained with the forestatrisk Python package:


All the code used for this study is available on GitHub and has been permanently archived in the Cirad Dataverse repository to ensure the reproducibility of the results:

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