Global deforestation in 2022 rose by 4%, reaching 6.6 million hectares. The post Visualizing The World’s Failure to Halt Deforestation appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
We visualize which countries have the biggest share of world forests by area—and while country size plays a factor, so too, does the environment. The post Charted: Share of World Forests by Country appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
Together, the top five countries with the largest forests account for more than half of the world’s entire forest cover. The post Which Countries Have the Largest Forests? appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
Where are the world’s croplands located? This detailed map highlights the world’s cropland cover as of 2019. The post Mapped: How Much of the World is Covered by Croplands? appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
How far has humanity spread, and where haven’t we gone? This graphic maps the extent of humanity’s impact on the world from 1993 to 2009. The post Mapping Human Impact Across the World appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
This graphic highlights the threats that pushed the world’s most endangered great apes to the brink, and what we can do to prevent their extinction. The post Visualizing Orangutans: The Most Endangered Great Ape appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
Where are the world’s forests? These high-resolution maps show how the world’s carbon-sequestering forests are spread. The post Mapping the World’s Forests: How Green is Our Globe? appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
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Deforestation over the last 30 years has led to a 177.5 million hectare reduction in world’s forests. See why these trends need to reverse swiftly in order to effectively manage climate change. (Sponsored Content) The post What Does 30 Years of Global Deforestation Look Like? appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
Carbon credits from nature-based solutions are in high demand as organizations look to shrink their carbon footprints. The post The Rising Demand for Nature-based Climate Solutions appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
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Deforestation accounts for 10% of global CO2 emissions, yet receives just a small slice of climate funding. See why closing this funding gap is necessary to combat climate change. (Sponsored) The post Visualizing the Forest Funding Gap Relative to Emissions appeared first on Visual Capitalist.