Planet in Peril (PinP) "Where science gets respect." For well over a month, dozens of wild fires have raged in British Columbia and the Northwest Territories, producing record smoke over Canada. NASA photo.
Thursday, 15 December 2016
Humans have now carved up the Earth’s wilderness into 600,000 little pieces
The Washington Post
Scientists Thursday provided a global quantification of one of the most pervasive, but least recognized, ways that humans are marring the coherence of the natural world — by building endless numbers of roads. Story here. A logging road in the UK. Richard Webb