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Google Earth Could Map Deforestation

The Google Earth Engine folks have agreed to provide satellite images to help scientists see how forests are changing over time. The idea is to stunt deforestation in developing countries.

With the engine’s data, scientists may be able to detect how forests are changing over time because for the first time they’ll be able to use trillions of images collected by U.S. and French satellites over the last 25 years.  That’s right!  Trillions! This article can be found in Earth Station>Earth> Science>News. To read the full article visit this Pure News Network news page.

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Posted December 9, 2010 by Pure Leadership in Pure Leadership News

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