The Environmental Database (search | map | graph | download)
The UNEP Environmental Data Explorer (former UNEP GEO Data Explorer) online database holds more than 450 different variables, as national, subregional, regional and global statistics or as geospatial data sets (maps), covering themes like Freshwater, Population, Forests, Emissions, Climate, Disasters, Health and GDP. Display them on-the-fly as maps, graphs, data tables or download the data in different formats.
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Sea creatures store carbon in the ocean – could protecting them help slow climate change?
Protecting forests and wetlands, which absorb and store carbon, is one way to slow climate change. Scientists are proposing similar treatment for marine animals that help store carbon in the oceans.
Infographic: Who Will Suffer Economically From Climate Change?
This chart shows GDP losses in selected countries due to global warming goals under the Paris Agreement and faster global warming without adhering to the agreement (2019).
New Climate Maps Show a Transformed United States
According to new data analyzed by ProPublica and The New York Times Magazine, warming temperatures, rising seas and changing rainfall will profoundly reshape the way people have lived in North America for centuries.
3 Graphics To Explain The Present And Future Of Climate Change
The graphics, created by the Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security Group, explain the state of agriculture at a different point in time - the first at how climate change is impacting the world today, then at the predictions for 2030 and 2050.
10 Things You May Not Know About Polar Bears • The National Wildlife Federation Blog
In celebration of International Polar Bear Day, here are 10 things you may not know about the Arctic’s Great White Bear. For more information on these incredible animals visit NWF.org/polarbears Speak up …