Google Powers Forest Protection Effort - InformationWeek
IoT
IoT
Comments
Google Powers Forest Protection Effort
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
stateofstatic
50%
50%
stateofstatic,
User Rank: Apprentice
2/24/2014 | 4:01:34 AM
Skewed?
Great idea, but what's the deal with the sudden change in deforrestation if you move the begining timeline slider from year 2000 over to 2001?  Based on the map if you look at the last 12yrs of data vs. the last 13, it seems to indicate MUCH larger rates of tree growth compared to loss...it's as if they compiled all deforrestation data from some time prior to 2000 and took the total loss and rolled it into one year.  Can someone else verify this?
melanies411
50%
50%
melanies411,
User Rank: Apprentice
2/23/2014 | 12:20:04 AM
...
Excellent. I hope they implement more similar systems.


How Enterprises Are Attacking the IT Security Enterprise
How Enterprises Are Attacking the IT Security Enterprise
To learn more about what organizations are doing to tackle attacks and threats we surveyed a group of 300 IT and infosec professionals to find out what their biggest IT security challenges are and what they're doing to defend against today's threats. Download the report to see what they're saying.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
2017 State of IT Report
In today's technology-driven world, "innovation" has become a basic expectation. IT leaders are tasked with making technical magic, improving customer experience, and boosting the bottom line -- yet often without any increase to the IT budget. How are organizations striking the balance between new initiatives and cost control? Download our report to learn about the biggest challenges and how savvy IT executives are overcoming them.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.
Flash Poll