Pillagers Of Tropical Forests Can't Hide Behind Clouds Anymore

Environmental watchdogs now can detect deforestation even when it's hidden from sight by rain and clouds. They're using data from radar on a European satellite.

Pillagers Of Tropical Forests Can't Hide Behind Clouds Anymore
Deforested land on Indonesia

Environmental watchdogs now can detect deforestation even when it's hidden from sight by rain and clouds. They're using data from radar on a European satellite.

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