Thursday January 12, 2017

Climate change and the Caribbean is a 2015 framework document published by the CARICOM.

This policy report lays the ground for a regional society and economy that is resilient to a changing climate.

Caribbean countries are extremely vulnerable to climate events.

(Source: Caribbean Community)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in GOVERNMENT INFORMATION on Thursday Jan 12, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Tuesday January 10, 2017



Nearly all of North America's glaciers are in a state of retreat, the rate of retreat rapidly increasing over the past few decades.The National Parks Traveller has released this Story Map, Glaciers in Alaska's National Parks: Monitoring Change.

(Source: Google Maps Mania)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Tuesday Jan 10, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Wednesday January 04, 2017



Viz World posted this map, outlining a brief history of 3 diseases: leprosy, small pox and malaria, going back to the 1500s.

Posted on Reddit.

(Source: Geoawesomeness)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Wednesday Jan 04, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share