Alerts from an early warning system developed in part by DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory could help protect forests across the U.S. from the threats of insects, disease and wildfire.
Climate change is a culprit in the long list of catastrophic natural disasters in 2010, according to insurance company Munich Re, adding to trends pointing to more frequent and riskier events.
The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development, a regional institute of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia
The 7th International Symposium on Digital Earth (ISDE7) with the theme of the Knowledge Generation will be held in Perth, Australia from 23-25, August 2011 in conjunction with the Western Australi
Use Google Earth to learn about adaptation strategies that mitigate the effects of climate change.
Representatives from 194 countries have gathered at the 2010 UN Climate Change Conference in Cancun, Mexico, to continue working towards tackling climate change.
Mexico welcomes delegates from State Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the Kyoto Protocol, observers, international officials, mass media representatives and
The international symposium on ‘Benefiting from Earth Observation: Bridging the Data Gap for Adaptation to Climate Change in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region’ will be held in Kathmandu,
Warner Koko. UNU-EHS “Advancing human security through knowledge-based approaches to reducing vulnerability and environmental risks“
Tetzlaff Gerd. Univ. Leipzig, DKKV, Disasters :what we know and what we should know
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