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In recent decades, industrial logging has intensified in the dense tropical forests of central Africa, but few data sets exist that can help ecologists and policymakers monitor the occurrence and impact of logging over wide areas in that part of the world.


NASA image created by Jesse Allen, using IKONOS data provided courtesy of Nadine Laporte, Woods Hole Research Center.
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Published July 5, 2007
Data acquired June 22, 2002

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