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Mapping deforestation

Mapping deforestation

Covering around one third of the total land area of the planet, forests play a vital role not only in maintaining animal and plant diversity, but in helping to regulate the earth’s climate by absorbing and storing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Researchers Dr Edward Mitchard and Dr Murray Collins …

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Mapping Deforestation with Google Earth

Mapping Deforestation with Google Earth

A new analysis yields the highest-ever resolution maps of our disappearing forests. This video was first published onSource link . We are just re-posting and re-sharing. Y Not Freakin’ Recyclable Home deforestation

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EWG News Roundup (4/10): Mapping PFAS Discharges, COVID-19 Hand Care Tips and More

EWG News Roundup (4/10): Mapping PFAS Discharges, COVID-19 Hand Care Tips and More

In the News This week, EWG uncovered and mapped over 2,500 industrial facilities across the nation that could be discharging the toxic fluorinated compounds known as PFAS into the air and water. Using Environmental Protection Agency and New York State data, EWG identified 2,501 unique industrial sites that are known …

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Quilters and knitters are mapping climate change

Quilters and knitters are mapping climate change

Get your daily dose of good news from Grist Subscribe to The Beacon This story was originally published by Slate and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Last week, as January became February, I noticed that green shoots from the daffodils in my front yard in …

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