Satellite data reveals new deforestation in Colombia, Brazil and Indonesian Papua.
Places to Watch
Places to Watch is an initiative and blog series that utilizes Global Forest Watch’s weekly deforestation alerts to identify forest clearing on a regular basis, spurring further investigation and informed action. Sign up here to receive each new Places to Watch update.
GLAD alerts on Global Forest Watch can spot changes in forests around the globe, showing forest regions at risk now in Indonesia, Cameroon and Brazil.
Deforestation from road building or expanding plantations isn’t typically spotted until a sizable patch of land disappears. But now satellites are watching.