Satellite Images Show the Dramatic Effects of Deforestation in Prey Lang

Prey Lang suffered from a total loss of more than 15.000 hectares of trees – the equivalent of roughly 28.000 football fields – between 2000 and 2014. Every year, an average of 1070 hectares trees was lost according to the data calculated by using Google’s Earth Engine. See the disturbing satellite images below and see the development from 2000-2016 here.