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Togolese Ministry of Environment and Forest Resource (MERF)

MERF is responsible for coordinating the development and implementing policies about all that concerns environmental issues, forest resources and wildlife.

August 2011

Issue Date: 
Mon, 05/09/2011

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UN-SPIDER News

Dust and Pollution Rise Before the Monsoon

In the days and weeks before the monsoon, heat builds over India.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Wed, 24/08/2011 - 17:10
latitude: 
32.1024
longitude: 
77.5619

NASA Measures Wildfire Pollution Pour Over Niagara Falls

Water isn't the only thing pouring over Niagara Falls. Pollution from fires in Ontario, Canada is also making the one thousand mile trip, while being measured by NASA's Aqua satellite.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 01/08/2011 - 15:14
latitude: 
43.0904
longitude: 
-79.0861

NASA Instrument Tracks Pollution from Russian Fires

Drought and the worst heat wave Russia has seen in 130 years have sparked a devastating outbreak of wildfires across the nation this summer, primarily in the country's western and central regions.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 09/08/2010 - 11:24
latitude: 
61.524
longitude: 
105.319