The Urbane Ecologist

Deforestation

  • Global Forest Watch (WRI)–“For data-hungry forest lovers, it’s like all their Christmases all at once”, according to this Guardian article. I like to think it would impress anyone, no matter how much they care about the forest! This EcoWatch article uses Global Forest watch to create 9 maps and draw meaningful conclusions or to support existing research (e.g. “Biodiversity hotspots in the Congo Basin are under threat.”).
  • Google Maps Street View of the Amazon Basin
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