Global Forest

  • News HeadlinesGlobal forest loss from fires has risen in all climate zones in the 21st century 1

    Global forest loss from fires has risen in all climate zones in the 21st century

    (ORDO NEWS) — All of the world‘s forest biomes saw an increase in forest loss due to fire in the 21st century, averaging 26-29 percent. Such losses were reduced only in three countries of the world China, Kazakhstan and Great Britain. The largest losses occur in the boreal forests of Eurasia and North America: 42-45 and 26-27 percent of global losses, respectively. Article published in Frontiers in Remote Sensing. Rising…