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  • Laser scans have revealed something strange at the edge of the rainforest
    https://www.inverse.com/science/edge-effects-are-making-us-lose-more-forest-than-expected
    Media Coverage
    borneo
    2020-04-02T18:45:55+0000
    Asner Lab
  • Mapping Coral
    https://storymaps.arcgis.com/stories/88bf705ca7484451ae1f9eb00db089d2
    Public Outreach
    coral
    2020-04-01T21:17:14+0000
    Asner Lab
  • Forests Are More Sensitive Than Scientists Previously Realized
    https://news.bloombergenvironment.com/environment-and-energy/farms-slash-nearby-forests-ability-to-store-carbon-study?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=NEVE&utm_campaign=00000171-2bea-d7dd-a1f1-7bee41a60001
    Media Coverage
    borneo
    2020-03-30T23:37:10+0000
    Asner Lab
  • Dominican Republic: first in the Caribbean to use technology for maps of coastal marine habitats
    https://dominicantoday.com/dr/local/2020/02/27/dominican-republic-first-in-the-caribbean-to-use-technology-for-maps-of-coastal-marine-habitats/
    Media Coverage
    dominican republic
    2020-03-12T17:24:24+0000
    Asner Lab
  • University technologies among competitors for $100 million idea grant
    https://edscoop.com/macarthur-foundation-100-million-grant-universities-technology/
    Media Coverage
    GBO
    2020-03-12T17:21:07+0000
    Asner Lab
  • How Trump’s embattled environment agency prepared me for a PhD
    https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-00642-z
    Public Outreach
    trump
    2020-03-12T17:15:49+0000
    Asner Lab
  • Aerial view of forest chemistry add to climate fallout models
    https://www.futurity.org/tropical-forests-climate-change-2232072-2/
    Media Coverage
    forests
    2019-12-13T19:31:54+0000
    Asner Lab
  • Bird’s-eye view of biodiversity, carbon cycling shows how tropical forests respond to climate change
    https://asunow.asu.edu/20191209-bird’s-eye-view-biodiversity-carbon-cycling-shows-how-tropical-forests-respond-climate
    Media Coverage
    birds
    2019-12-10T17:52:58+0000
  • Looking at tropical forests through new eyes
    https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/12/191204144908.htm
    Media Coverage
    maps
    2019-12-09T19:56:31+0000
  • Operational mapping system for high-resolution tropical forest carbon emissions
    https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/12/191202102057.htm
    Media Coverage
    ovid
    2019-12-09T19:53:45+0000
  • Volcano keiki help contribute to ‘citizen science’
    https://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/2019/11/18/hawaii-news/volcano-keiki-help-contribute-to-citizen-science/
    Media Coverage
    kids
    2019-11-25T20:03:32+0000
  • The Conversation: A Satellite View of Climate Change
    https://www.hawaiipublicradio.org/post/conversation-satellite-view-climate-change
    Media Coverage
    coral
    2019-11-15T00:51:17+0000
  • Where plastic outnumbers fish by seven to one
    https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-50375482
    Media Coverage
    plastic
    2019-11-14T00:46:54+0000
  • Coral bleaching widespread across Hawaiian Islands, surveys show
    https://www.westhawaiitoday.com/2019/11/12/hawaii-news/coral-bleaching-widespread-across-hawaiian-islands-surveys-show/
    Media Coverage
    corals
    2019-11-13T03:35:07+0000
  • SATELLITES TRACK REAL-TIME DAMAGE OF OCEAN BLOB MENACING HAWAII
    https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/1/20943738/satellites-ocean-blob-hawaii-coral-bleaching
    Media Coverage
    sats
    2019-11-11T18:37:20+0000
  • The Pacific Ocean Blob Returns to Destroy Coral Near Hawaii, According to Satellite Technology
    https://gritdaily.com/the-pacific-ocean-blob-returns-to-destroy-coral-near-hawaii-according-to-satellite-technology/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-pacific-ocean-blob-returns-to-destroy-coral-near-hawaii-according-to-satellite-technology
    Media Coverage
    grit
    2019-11-08T18:37:51+0000
  • State Launches ‘Coral Pledge’ to Save Reefs
    https://bigislandnow.com/2019/11/02/state-launches-coral-pledge-to-preserve-hawaii-reefs/
    Media Coverage
    pledge
    2019-11-08T18:37:00+0000
  • State, federal officials say bleaching not as bad as expected, urge all to take coral pledge
    https://www.staradvertiser.com/2019/11/05/breaking-news/state-federal-officials-say-bleaching-not-as-bad-as-expected-urge-all-to-take-coral-pledge/
    Media Coverage
    coRALS
    2019-11-08T18:30:28+0000
  • Coral Bleaching Widespread, But Not As Severe As Predicted
    https://www.bigislandvideonews.com/2019/11/06/coral-bleaching-widespread-but-not-as-severe-as-predicted/
    Media Coverage
    coral
    2019-11-08T18:27:08+0000
  • Coral conditions improving
    https://www.thegardenisland.com/2019/11/06/hawaii-news/coral-conditions-improving/
    Media Coverage
    logo
    2019-11-08T18:25:14+0000
  • Coral bleached on Maui, but not as much as previous years
    https://www.mauinews.com/news/local-news/2019/11/coral-bleached-on-maui-but-not-as-much-as-previous-years/
    Media Coverage
    corals
    2019-11-08T18:16:58+0000
  • Watching Earth’s Interconnected Systems at Work
    https://eos.org/science-updates/watching-earths-interconnected-systems-at-work?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_content=watching-earths-interconnected-systems-at-work
    Media Coverage
    nasa
    2019-11-01T19:54:01+0000
  • Bleached: Coral Damage in 2019 Compared to 2015
    https://bigislandnow.com/2019/10/29/bleached-coral-damage-in-2019-compared-to-2015/
    Media Coverage
    corals
    2019-11-01T19:52:53+0000
  • Asia’s coral faces a deadly onslaught
    https://www.economist.com/asia/2019/10/24/asias-coral-faces-a-deadly-onslaught
    Media Coverage
    corals
    2019-10-25T20:16:40+0000
  • The Return of the 'Blob': Hawaii's Reefs Threatened by Marine Heat Wave
    https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/10/21/climate/hawaii-coral-bleaching.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage
    Media Coverage
    corals
    2019-10-22T19:16:28+0000
  • GREG ASNER WANTS YOUR HELP TO FIGHT CORAL BLEACHING
    https://www.hollisrebreathers.com/greg-asner-wants-your-help-to-fight-coral-bleaching/
    Media Coverage
    hollis
    2019-10-09T00:00:35+0000
  • Hawaii coral show signs of stress amid record-setting heat
    https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/travel/lingering-pacific-heat-wave-threatens-hawaii-coral/2019/09/23/54481042-ddc0-11e9-be7f-4cc85017c36f_story.html
    Media Coverage
    corals
    2019-09-24T14:51:35+0000
  • Tracking and Managing Predicted Massive Coral Bleaching in Hawai‘i
    https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/feature-story/tracking-and-managing-predicted-massive-coral-bleaching-hawaii
    Media Coverage
    corals
    2019-09-17T00:11:56+0000
  • Bleached corals found
    https://www.thegardenisland.com/2019/09/12/hawaii-news/bleached-corals-found/
    Media Coverage
    coRALS
    2019-09-16T19:26:43+0000
  • High Summer Temperatures Linked to Coral Bleaching
    https://www.hawaiipublicradio.org/post/high-summer-temperatures-linked-coral-bleaching#stream/0
    Media Coverage
    corals
    2019-09-16T19:25:30+0000
  • 9|19|19: Accessing and Working with Planet Labs Imagery Data Workshop
    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/accessing-and-working-with-planet-labs-imagery-data-tickets-70847192861
    Events
    planet event
    2019-09-05T22:32:26+0000
  • Hawaii Braces for Potential Mass-Coral Bleaching Event
    https://news.mongabay.com/2019/08/extremely-warm-sea-temperatures-are-likely-to-cause-hawaiian-corals-to-bleach-and-even-die/
    Media Coverage
    mongabay
    2019-09-03T19:59:24+0000
  • Warm Waters Likely to Trigger Coral Bleaching
    https://www.mauinews.com/news/local-news/2019/08/warm-waters-likely-to-trigger-coral-bleaching/
    Media Coverage
    mauia
    2019-09-03T19:57:47+0000
  • ASU Working to Save Hawaiian Coral Reefs During Onset of New Ocean Heatwave
    https://asunow.asu.edu/20190826-global-engagement-asu-working-save-hawaiian-coral-reefs-during-onset-new-ocean-heatwave
    Media Coverage
    asu
    2019-09-03T19:56:02+0000
  • Coral bleaching: New AI project expects to map all the word’s reefs by end of next year
    https://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/coral-bleaching-ai-reef-paul-allen-climate-a9022876.html
    Media Coverage
    coral
    2019-08-06T21:57:58+0000
  • Allen Coral Atlas Maps Reefs to Scale Up Coral Conservation
    https://www.triplepundit.com/story/2019/allen-coral-atlas-maps-reefs-scale-coral-conservation/84401/
    Media Coverage
    corals
    2019-08-06T21:56:35+0000
  • What one ecologist's high-flying studies reveal about our forests
    https://www.popsci.com/the-forest-mapper/
    Media Coverage
    greg
    2019-08-06T21:55:20+0000
  • Inside the effort to map the world’s dying coral reefs from space
    https://www.fastcompany.com/90378706/inside-the-effort-to-map-the-worlds-dying-coral-reefs-from-space
    Media Coverage
    aka
    2019-07-22T16:29:43+0000
  • Meet the team: Arizona State University
    https://www.allencoralatlas.com/blog/meet-the-team-arizona-state-university/
    Public Outreach
    aka
    2019-07-22T16:27:26+0000
  • Nueva tecnología mapea corales desde el aire y determina su estado de conservación
    https://es.mongabay.com/2019/07/republica-dominicana-corales-desde-el-aire/
    Media Coverage
    mongabay
    2019-07-22T16:26:21+0000
  • Can this map save coral reefs? Researchers aim to conserve natural resource with satellites and AI
    https://www.geekwire.com/2019/can-map-save-coral-reefs-researchers-aim-conserve-natural-resource-satellites-ai/
    Media Coverage
    geek
    2019-07-22T16:25:29+0000
  • Judi Dench’s Wild Borneo Adventure review – joy, awe and orangutans
    https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2019/jul/02/judi-denchs-wild-borneo-adventure-review-joy-awe-and-orangutans
    Media Coverage
    judi
    2019-07-05T17:48:13+0000
  • Adding 1 billion hectares of forest could help check global warming
    https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/07/adding-1-billion-hectares-forest-could-help-check-global-warming
    Media Coverage
    mapping a future
    2019-07-05T17:47:20+0000
  • Accessing and Working with Planet Labs Imagery Data
    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/accessing-and-working-with-planet-labs-imagery-data-tickets-63817415608
    Events
    planet event
    2019-06-24T21:33:28+0000
  • To Map a Coral Reef, Peel Back the Seawater
    https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/10/science/coral-reefs-mapping-biodiversity.html
    Media Coverage
    to map
    2019-06-24T21:32:38+0000
  • 3D mapping from the air helps to save coral reefs
    https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/3d-mapping-from-the-air-helps-to-save-coral-reefs-hk9772rkr
    Media Coverage
    3d mapping
    2019-06-24T21:31:58+0000
  • You Can Explore The Great Barrier Reef Using Allen Coral Atlas' New Interactive Map
    https://www.forbes.com/sites/priyashukla/2019/05/31/you-can-explore-the-great-barrier-reef-using-allen-coral-atlas-new-interactive-map/#736238346806
    Media Coverage
    GBR
    2019-06-24T21:30:57+0000
  • We need to talk about the elephant in the carbon budget
    https://envirobites.org/2019/05/08/we-need-to-talk-about-the-elephant-in-the-carbon-budget/
    Media Coverage
    we
    2019-06-24T21:30:15+0000
  • Rapid repeat monitoring of reef threats
    https://www.allencoralatlas.org/blog/rapid-repeat-monitoring-of-reef-threats/
    Public Outreach
    rapid
    2019-06-24T21:29:27+0000
  • To solve climate change and biodiversity loss, we need a Global Deal for Nature
    https://theconversation.com/to-solve-climate-change-and-biodiversity-loss-we-need-a-global-deal-for-nature-115557
    Public Outreach
    to solve
    2019-06-24T21:27:58+0000
  • Mapping a future for nature
    https://medium.com/google-earth/mapping-a-future-for-nature-760969c508f1
    Public Outreach
    mapping a future
    2019-06-24T18:32:08+0000
  • To solve climate change and biodiversity loss, we need a Global Deal for Nature
    https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2019/4/22/18511164/climate-change-2019-biodiversity-global-deal-for-nature
    Public Outreach
    Vox
    2019-06-24T18:30:44+0000
  • Planet Partnership Kickoff at ASU
    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/planet-partnership-kickoff-tickets-59733159488#
    Events
    planet event
    2019-06-24T18:29:25+0000
  • CBS News: Climate Diaries
    https://www.cbsnews.com/video/climate-diaries-mini-satellites-help-map-the-great-barrier-reef/
    Media Coverage
    CBS
    2019-06-24T18:28:07+0000
  • Developing The World’s First Indicator Of Forest Carbon Stocks & Emissions – Update: IT’S WORKING!
    https://www.planet.com/pulse/developing-the-worlds-first-indicator-of-forest-carbon-stocks-emissions/
    Public Outreach
    Developing
    2019-06-24T18:27:15+0000
  • Hawaii's 'Rapid Ohia Death' Disease Is Killing the Forest Canopy, and There's No End in Sight
    https://www.newsweek.com/hawaii-rapid-ohia-death-killing-forest-canopy-no-end-sight-1129255
    Media Coverage
    Hawaii
    2019-06-24T18:26:22+0000
  • Peru Moves to Protect ‘One of the Last Great Intact Forests’
    https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/14/science/peru-yaguas-national-park.html
    Media Coverage
    Peru Moves
    2019-06-24T18:25:22+0000
  • Big Data and AI: Leveraging Technology to Map Complex Ecosystems from Forests to Corals
    https://www.eastwestcenter.org/events/big-data-and-ai-leveraging-technology-map-complex-ecosystems-forests-corals
    Events
    Big data
    2019-06-24T18:22:42+0000
  • Planet Powers A New Chapter In Global Coral Conservation With The Launch Of Allen Coral Atlas
    https://www.planet.com/pulse/planet-powers-allen-coral-atlas/
    Media Coverage
    Planet Powers
    2019-06-24T18:21:38+0000
  • A Map to Saving Coral Reefs: The Allen Coral Atlas Project
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_vhk25DgkY
    Media Coverage
    A Map
    2019-06-13T18:20:53+0000
  • Allen Coral Atlas adds spectacular satellite views of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef
    https://www.geekwire.com/2019/allen-coral-atlas-adds-spectacular-satellite-views-australias-great-barrier-reef/
    Media Coverage
    Allen Coral Atlas
    2019-06-13T18:19:30+0000
  • Observing Ecology from a Dornier 228
    http://smartaviation-apac.com/2019/04/observing-ecology-from-a-dornier-228/
    Media Coverage
    Observing Ecology
    2019-06-13T18:18:42+0000
  • Rapid Repeat Monitoring of Reef Threats
    https://www.allencoralatlas.org/blog/rapid-repeat-monitoring-of-reef-threats/
    Public Outreach
    Rapid Repeat
    2019-06-13T18:18:00+0000
  • Inside Greg Asner’s Airborne Observatory
    http://smartaviation-apac.com/2019/04/inside-greg-asners-airborne-observatory/
    Media Coverage
    Inside Greg Asner's Airborne Observatory
    2019-06-13T18:15:38+0000
  • Fighting Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death is a top priority
    https://www.hawaii247.com/2019/04/23/fighting-rapid-%CA%BBohi%CA%BBa-death-is-a-top-priority/
    Media Coverage
    Fighting Rapid
    2019-06-13T18:15:38+0000
  • Aerial Surveys, Visitor Campaigns Underscore Rapid Ohia Death’s Massive Toll
    https://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/2019/04/24/aerial-surveys-visitor-campaigns-underscore-rapid-ohia-deaths-massive-toll/
    Media Coverage
    Aerial Surveys
    2019-06-13T18:14:05+0000
  • Guns, Corals and Steel: Are Nuclear Shipwrecks a Biodiversity Hotspot?
    https://news.mongabay.com/2019/04/guns-corals-and-steel-are-nuclear-shipwrecks-a-biodiversity-hotspot/
    Public Outreach
    Guns,  Corals
    2019-06-13T18:13:02+0000
  • Airborne Laboratory Maps Hawai’i Coral Reefs
    http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/112932-airborne-laboratory-maps-hawai-i-coral-reefs
    Media Coverage
    Airborne
    2019-06-13T18:05:08+0000