LCLUCers in Media

Sergii Skakun
University of Maryland
Russian Attack on Ukraine Also Targeted Global Food Supply - Maryland Today
March 23, 2022

Wheat prices in various markets spiked about 70% soon after last month’s outbreak of war in the region, a key supplier of grains and other commodities to the international...

Sergii Skakun
University of Maryland
Tracking Night Lights in Ukraine
March 16, 2022

Using the nighttime sensing capabilities of instruments on NOAA–NASA satellites, scientists from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) and the Universities Space...

Inbal Becker-Reshef
University of Maryland
Follow The Food | #BBCWorldNews
February 21, 2022

BBC world news interviewed Dr. Inbal Becker Reshef  on how satellite information can be used to improve...

Catherine Nakalembe
University of Maryland, College Park
Catherine Nakalembe Receives Uganda's Highest Civilian Award
February 21, 2022

LCLUCer Dr. Catherine Nakalembe has been honored with Uganda's highest civilian award, the Golden Jubilee Medal, in recognition of her efforts to improve food security in...

Alexandra Tyukavina
University of Maryland, College Park
The bold plan to save Africa's largest forest - BBC Future Planet
June 16, 2021

BBC Future Planet reports on research conducted by LCLUC PI Alexandra Tyukavina in the Congo Basin Rainforest.

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Mark Friedl
Boston University
How the world’s northernmost forests are also under threat from climate change - Inquirer.Net Earth & Environment
May 19, 2021

Forests play an essential role in capturing and storing carbon. But climate change poses a growing threat to these ecosystems. With fires and deforestation linked to human...