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Interactive Eye on Earth network maps pollution, noise levels across Europe #EEA #Microsoft

02 Dec 2011: New Interactive Network Maps Pollution, Noise Levels Across Europe The European Environment Agency (EEA) and Microsoft this week introduced a network of online sites that map air, water, and noise pollution levels across the continent based on government data and Click to enlarge Eye on Earth Eye on Earth information uploaded by users. The Eye on Earth network — unveiled during the climate talks in Durban, South Africa — includes three separate interactive Web-based services: AirWatch, WaterWatch, and NoiseWatch. Using geospatial mapping technology, the WaterWatch service displays the 22,000 locations across Europe where the EEA monitors the quality of water at beaches, rivers, lakes, and other swimming areas. By zooming in on flagged monitoring stations, users can compare government rankings with public comments on water quality. The AirWatch service provides...

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/digest/new_interactive_network_maps_...

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