Wednesday, November 04, 2015
A packed house greeted the panel of top Climate Change experts Earthwatch has assembled for the annual debate.
Thursday, October 01, 2015
Earthwatch is celebrating its FreshWater Watch programme reaching the 10,000th water-quality measurement taken by one of thousands of citizen scientists around the world.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
An Emeritus Chairman of Earthwatch, Professor David Macdonald, CBE, has been ranked third in a list of Britain’s 50 most influential conservation heroes according to BBC Wildlife Magazine.
Monday, March 30, 2015
Data collected in FreshWater Watch is providing vital information on the health of our planet's freshwater, and improving our understanding of how water bodies behave. Earthwatch is pleased to reveal the findings so far.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
The degradation of water quality and dwindling of supply is the biggest risk facing modern society. We brought together a diverse panel of experts to discuss what can be done.
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
EMC uses big data to better understand climate change as part of White House Climate Data Initiative program
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Hopkinton, MA, December 9, 2014 – EMC Corporation, Pivotal, and the Earthwatch Institute, in association with the Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, today announced Big Data vs. Climate Change: EMC & Citizen Scientists Team Up. This new program, announced in conjunction with the White House Climate Data Initiative, will enable the study of interactions between nature and climate and promote the engagement of citizen scientists using big data lakes, analytic tools and visualizations.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
The Great Barrier Reef, a world-heritage area, shared its beauty with over 400 citizen scientists for two days in October this year, as part of Reef Blitz. In one of Australia’s most bio diverse rich regions, the community gathered to identify and collect data on the unique plants and animals living in and around the Reef.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
In early November, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued its fifth and most in-depth report on climate change. The results were grim, as climate change reports these days tend to be. The atmosphere and oceans have warmed, the amount of snow and ice has diminished, sea levels have risen, and the concentration of carbon dioxide has increased. Our influence on the climate system is real and growing every day.
Friday, October 24, 2014
Earthwatch joins thousands of environmental leaders at the sixth prestigious World Parks Congress November 12th -19th. Happening once every 10 years, this year will set the agenda on Protected Areas Management for the next decade.
Friday, October 24, 2014
It's not often a C-level (CEO, CFO, COO) executive can combine family, business and science! However, last weekend, Saturday the 18th and Sunday the 19th, Michelle Joy, Director of the Earthwatch Foundation harnessed the opportunity by inviting 6 leaders and their families on an Earthwatch Expedition.