First Standardized Global Vegetation Map Released

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The first map of detailed information on worldwide land cover collected using uniform international standards, the Global Land Cover-SHARE database, was released in March by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Experts say it will help to improve research into natural resources and monitor global environmental changes.

In my opinion, I believe this will also help in Forest Conservation for rare wildlife and plants species protection likewise the knowledge on the types of soil that are expected in a given region.

Read full article here from Enn reports

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