Environmental Crime


Marine and coastal satellite Services to Track Environmental Crime activities
Environmental crime is a global threat to the security, economy, environment and sustainable development. Its value is estimated to be ca. 91–258 billion USD annually with a 5-7% annual growth rate, which is 2–3 times the percentage increase of the global economy. Environmental crime is often ...
Tuesday 19 Jul 2016
Illegal Logging
The illegal trade and exploitation in flora, such as illegal logging, has been estimated to represent a value of 30–100 billion USD annually. This equals 10–30% of the total global timber trade. An estimated 50–90% of the wood in some tropical countries is suspected to come from illegal source ...
Sunday 19 Jul 2015