Volume 15, Number 4—April 2009
THEME ISSUE The Amazon Region
Links between Climate, Malaria, and Wetlands in the Amazon Basin
Sarah H. Olson , Ronald Gangnon, Eric Elguero, Laurent Durieux, Jean-François Guégan, Jonathan A. Foley, and Jonathan A. Patz
Author affiliations: University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA (S.H. Olson, R. Gangnon, J.A. Foley, J.A. Patz); Montpellier University, Montpellier, France (E. Elguero, J.-F. Guégan); Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, Lago Sul, Brazil (L. Durieux); French School of Public Health, Paris, France (J.-F. Guégan)
Figure 1. Malaria incidence per 1,000 population (black lines) and mean monthly precipitation (blue lines) during La Niña (orange bars) and El Niño (red bars) events for the states of A) Amazonas, B) Mato Grosso, and C) Roraima.
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