This map shows the average exposure of water users in each river basin to water stress, the ratio of total withdrawals to total renewable supply in a given area. A higher percentage means more water users are competing for limited supplies.
This map provides a view of Uganda's national wetlands distribution and shows their location in every district.
*Sources: International boundaries (NIMA, 1997), district administrative bou
This map displays the 2005 poverty rates for rural subcounties.
For some time, U.S. states have been making demonstrable progress on developing their own climate change policies.
The Belize Barrier Reef, the longest in the Western Hemisphere, shelters most of the windward coast of Belize.
Nine Caribbean sub-regions---Bahamian, Bermuda, Eastern Caribbean, Florida, Greater Antilles, Gulf of Mexico, Southern Caribbean, Southwestern Caribbean, and Western Caribbean.
When the four threats -- coastal development, sedimentation, marine-based pollution, and overfishing -- are integrated into the Reefs at Risk Threat Index, nearly two-thirds of the region's coral reef