To prevent deforestation, decision-makers need reliable information about where it’s likely to occur and why. Using historical data to create a single baseline deforestation rate across a whole country or even within a jurisdiction fails to accurately capture the spatial heterogeneity.
The Generic Carbon Budget Model (GCBM) which uses the Carbon Budget Model science modules from the Canadian Forest Service on top of the FLINT platform,
Bits, not Burgers: Moja global and the Google Summer of Code and Google Season of Documentation 2020
Under the heading “flip bits, not burgers” Google provides student-coders the opportunity to do work related to their academic pursuits. Moja global via DIAL Open Source