Virgo GIS

Population Pressure, 2007-2008

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Description:
This raster layer represents changes in resource use due to population growth and industrial development that have caused degradation of the coastal zone and marine resources. This layer is part of the Global Map of Human Impacts to Marine Ecosystems, a collection of data and analyses related to anthropogenic drivers of change in marine ecosystems.The goal of this research is to estimate and visualize the global impact that humans are having on the oceans' ecosystems.
Publisher:
Science
Place(s):
Earth, Earth (Planet)
Subject(s):
Human ecology, Population, Environmental impact analysis, Environment, Oceans, Society
Year:
2007, 2008
Held by:
Stanford
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