Amazon Fires

The amazon rainforest is suffering from the highest level of deforestation recorded. This is due to a combination of logging and forest fires. Many of the fires are deliberately started  - to cover up logging and then allow for cattle ranching.

Satellites Show Coral Bleaching On Great Barrier Reef

The European Space Agency (ESA) has produced images showing the bleaching of the Great Barrier Reef. The Great Barrier Reef lost nearly 30% of its corals in 2016...

Commonwealth Countries to Share Satellite Data to Protect Corals

The 54 countries that make up the Commonwealth are to gain free access to satellite data to protect corals. 47 of the 54 Commonwealth countries have a coastline and nearly 50% of all of the world’s coral reefs are within the Commonwealth.

Using Satelites to Predict Coral Bleaching

Coral reefs around the world are under threat from a wide variety of issues including – overfishing, dredging, and rising sea temperatures. Satellites are being deployed to track and monitor many of these risks.