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SOLUTIONS to climate problems: watch the film

Source/credits for film: CenterForFoodSafety.org
The world’s water has never been under greater pressure, with unprecedented demands for use in human consumption, agriculture, industry and power generation.
Global Forest Watch (GFW) is an online forest monitoring and alert system that uses satellite technology and cloud computing to track tree cover loss around the world in near-real time at as high as 30-meter resolutions—an area roughly the size of two basketball courts.
Authors: Yiyuan Qin and Todd Gartner,
World Resources Institute wri.org
photoTodd Gartner is a Senior Associate for the World Resources Institute’s Food, Forests & Water Program.
photoYiyuan Qin is a Research Analyst, Natural Infrastructure For Water, World Resources Institute
October 7, 2018

For a deeper dive on the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report, check out our other blog posts:

Half a Degree and a World Apart: The Difference in Climate Impacts Between 1.5˚C and 2˚C of Warming

The World Is On Track to Exceed its "Carbon Budget" in 12 Years

Source: World Resources Institute