October, 2009


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How Google Earth is Helping an Amazon Tribe

How Google Earth is Helping an Amazon Tribe

Scientific American profiles the effort by Google’s philanthropic Google Earth Outreach to help the Surui tribe in western Brazil combat illegal logging and mining in the Amazon forest.  Google Earth has been working with Chief Almir Surui and the Amazon Conservation Team (a non-profit) to document the illegal logging while […]