MapBiomas data is public, open, and free under Creative Commons license CC-BY-SA and with reference to the source, observing the following format: 

“Project MapBiomas Trinational Pampa – Collection [version] of the Annual Land Cover and Land Use Maps, accessed in 2023 through the link: [LINK] “.

“Project MapBiomas Trinational Pampa – is a multi-institutional initiative to generate annual cover and land use maps from automatic classification processes applied to satellite images.” The full description of the project can be found at http://pampa.mapbiomas.org”.

Access here the reference scientific publication of the MapBiomas Trinational Pampa initiative: 

Baeza et al, 2022. Two decades of land cover mapping in the Río de la Plata grassland region: The MapBiomas Pampa initiativeRemote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment28, 100834. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rsase.2022.100834

In the case of scientific publications, it is suggested to contact the MapBiomas Trinational Pampa team to see if there are already publications in progress on the proposed topic.