Wednesday, 9 September 2015

UK Experiences Three Earthquakes a Year Due to Human Activity, Study Says.

At least three earthquakes strike the UK every year as the result of human activity, according to a new study. Story here.

Brazil and Indonesia Struggling to Reduce Deforestation

New satellite-based data highlight the challenges of reducing forest loss in two of the world’s largest forest-rich countries. Story here.

Slashing in Canada - a practise where trees standing in the way of agricultural production are bulldozed, then burned. PinP photo.

Assessing the dwindling wilderness of Antarctica

Nature Antarctica. Aerial photo by Astro_Alex. Less than 32% of Antarctica is made up of areas that are free from human interfere...