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.
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 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.
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Deforestation is responsible for 12% of all global GHG emissions and is a key obstacle to decelerating rising global temperatures. The post The Impact of Deforestation on Carbon Storage appeared first on Visual Capitalist.
This post is by Omri Wallach from Visual Capitalist How to Use: To navigate this slideshow, click the arrows on the sides of each image or use the arrow keys on your keyboard. Visualizing The World’s Loss of Forests Since the Ice-Age How much of Earth used to be covered by forests, and what portion…
This post is by Sponsored Content from Visual Capitalist The following content is sponsored by the Carbon Streaming Corporation The Briefing Researchers have identified natural places that the world cannot afford to lose due to their irreplaceable carbon reserves, known as “irrecoverable carbon” Nearly 50% of global irrecoverable carbon is found in forests Irrecoverable…