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Incredible High-Resolution Interactive Map of the World's Shrinking Forests - Wired Science

Incredible High-Resolution Interactive Map of the World's Shrinking Forests - Wired Science | AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY DIGITAL  STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"This beautiful data visualization tool gives the first comprehensive, high-resolution look at deforestation around the world. It is based on 654,178 Landsat satellite images from the U.S. Geological Survey that were analyzed by a team of academic, government and Google researchers."


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Study shows only 22% of Malaysian Borneo still covered by intact forest

Study shows only 22% of Malaysian Borneo still covered by intact forest | AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY DIGITAL  STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Nearly 80% of land in the Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak has been impacted by undocumented logging and forests clearing operations, a new study has found.The impacts included building new roads…...

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