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A Longer Dry Season in the Congo Rainforest

The summer dry season has lengthened by about 10 days per decade within rainforest boundaries.


NASA Earth Observatory image by Joshua Stevens, using data courtesy of Jiang, Y., et al. (2019). Story by Kathryn Hansen.

Published July 2, 2019
Data acquired 1980 - 2015

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