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  • Bottled Water Companies on the Tibetan Plateau

    October 27, 2015

    Tibet wants to bottle up much more of the region’s water resources, despite shrinking glaciers and the impact that exploitation of precious resources would have on neighbouring countries

  • Urban Water Use

    September 20, 2015

    Data on access to sanitation in India is made available on the India Water Portal’s State of Sanitation application created by Arghyam. All the data on is sourced from the Government of India’s data on TSC.GOV.IN or directly from the Indian Census Bureau.

  • Agriculture

    September 20, 2015

    Croplands The Global Croplands dataset was created with data such as Landsat and Modis imagery using remote sensing techniques by analyzing millions of image pixels. For example, we combine temporal patterns of the Normalized Vegetation Difference Index(NVDI) with our reference data to classify the world’s cropland by the following measures. Cropland or NonCropland Irrigation or […]