Jonathan Crowe

I’m a blogger and writer from Shawville, Quebec. I’m best known for The Map Room, which returned in January 2016 after a four-year hiatus. I also review science fiction for AE and edit a fanzine called Ecdysis. More about me.

My Correct Views on Everything

Map of Northern Biomass

Northern biomass (ESA)

The European Space Agency has released a map showing the northern hemisphere’s biomass — specifically, its growing stock volume (GSV), which is the amount of wood per hectare in cubic metres. The map is based on radar images taken by the now-defunct Envisat satellite between October 2009 and February 2011.

Previously: Herbal Earth.