Latin America and the Caribbean: Atlas of Our Changing Environment

Environment Programme. 2010. OCLC # 710092959. Free.


This web resource uses roughly 200 satellite images, hundreds of graphs and photos, numerous thematic maps, and statistics to assess environmental change in Latin America and the Caribbean. Parts 1 and 2 provide an overview of these regions’ physical geography, climatic conditions, biodiversity, and water resources, as well as the human activities that are degrading the environment. Part 3 consists of environmental profiles of 65 countries. In English and Spanish.

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