Africa atlas of our changing environment
Voor iedereen die geïnteresseerd is in Afrika is dit 393 pagina's tellende ebook, met schitterende satelietfoto's en kaarten een aanrader!
"Atlas of our changing environment” is a unique and powerful publication which
brings to light stories of environmental change at more than 100 locations
spread across every country in Africa. There are more than 300 satellite images,
300 ground photographs and 150 maps, along with informative graphs and charts
that give a vivid visual portrayal of Africa and its changing environment. Using
current and historical satellite images, the atlas provides scientific evidence
of the impact that natural and human activities have had on the continent’s
environment over the past several decades. The observations and measurements of
environmental change illustrated in this atlas help gauge the extent of progress
made by African countries towards reaching the United Nation’s Millennium
Development Goals. More importantly, this book contributes to the knowledge and
understanding that are essential for adaptation and remediation.