This map shows where agriculture occurs in areas facing water stress.
The CAIT 2.0 U.S. State GHG emissions collection applies a consistent methodology to create a six-gas, multi-sector, and comparable data set for all U.S. states. CAIT 2.0 enables data analysis by allowing users to quickly narrow down by year, gas, state, and sector.
World Resources Report #1, "The Great Balancing Act."
Coral Reefs of the World Classified by Threat from Local Activities
For the most up-to-date information, please visit the Global Forest Watch project page.
In developing countries around the world, rural people are losing their land and natural resources with often profound adverse effects on local livelihoods and wellbeing, and on local environments and ecosystem services.
This map of Cameroon Forest Land Allocation is an update to the 2007 map.
Water scarcity is one of the defining issues of the 21st century. In its Global Risks 2013 report, the World Economic Forum identified water supply crises as one of the highest impact and most likely risks facing the planet.
These maps show projected change in baseline water stress, Aqueduct’s measure of competition for limited water resources. They were originally published on Aqueduct in 2011.
WRI has conducted in-depth studies in a number of key river basins around the world.