A  web·guide to sustainable development, conservation & the glocal environment



Environmental data sources ~ Hosted at international organizations & networks

Earth Observing Dashboard

     · The European Space Agency (ESA), Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), and National

       Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have combined their resources, technical knowledge,

       and expertise to produce this Earth Observing Dashboard, which strengthens our understanding of

       global environmental changes and other societal challenges impacting our planet.”

Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS)

     · Hosted by Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

     · GEOSS Portal

     · Wikipedia entry

     · Key site for environmental data: “ online map-based user interface which allows users to

       discover and access Earth observation data and resources from different providers from all over

       the world.”

UN Environment Programme (UNEP)

     Global Resource Information Database (GRID)

     World Environment Situation Room

Environmental data sources ~ Other

ChartsBin: Environment

     · “...a web-based data visualization tool that will allow everyone to quickly and easily create rich

       interactive visualizations with their own data. You can then share your interactive visualizations

       with others by embedding them in websites, blogs or sharing via Facebook or Twitter. We're focused

       on building the most exciting and engaging destination for statisticians, and computer scientists in

       the world.”

Environmental Data Initiative (EDI)

Measuring Progress

     · " interactive online tool suggesting green economy indicators for policy-making."

Our World in Data

     · Click on "Articles by topic," which leads to an array of environmental and other topics.



     Energy & environment

Sustainable Measures

Environmental data sources ~ Old & out-of-date

Facts and Details

     · Last updated 2019

     · Website project by teacher and writer Jeff Hays

     · Contains several environmental categories


     · Last update is 2019

     · “...a non-profit project founded in 2001. Its mission is to provide non-specialists with clear and

       strictly factual summaries of complex scientific consensus reports on health, the environment and

       sustainable development.”

Environmental data

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      · Environmental data sources ~ Hosted at international organizations & networks

        · Environmental data sources ~ Other

          · Environmental data sources ~ Old & out-of-date