Who are we?


          








James Anderson
Rachael Petersen
 

Forest Trivia!


 

Which of these four products 
does not have ingredients from the forest?


1. Rubber tires

2. Makeup 

3. Donuts

4. Soap



They all do!




What country had the most 
deforestation over the last 12 years?




Russia




How many soccer fields of forests 
are lost every minute?







50



better, more accessible data is needed for the forest sector

With GLOBAL FOREST WATCH, We Aim to 


Improve forest management
 
Empower civil society and indigenous communities

Green corporate supply chains

Protect biodiversity

Support academic research

How do we do it?


We unite

 

satellite technology 


open data 


and crowdsourcing 


to guarantee access to timely and reliable information about forests.

 







What's next for 

Global Forest Watch?




(Or, why does the Global Forest Watch team sleep so little?)
 

New and better data

Tailored tools and platforms 


Partnerships with high-res imagery providers 



Deeper engagement





Through partners, governments, and the 
GFW Small Grants Fund.



q&a: gLOBAL fOREST WATCH




THANK YOU!

Intern brownbag presentation

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Intern brownbag presentation

Brownbag presented by James Anderson and Rachael Petersen to interns!

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