Google Maps' new satellite feature was just launched this week and already treehuggers are putting it to good use- over at Mezzoblue a British Columbia treehugger is displaying scary pictures of clearcutting. This tool is so easy to use that it could lead to a whole new world of corporate and environmental whistleblowing.
mezzoblue - Google Maps and Accountability
Also, Jeffery Veen had some interesting things to along similar lines: Jeffrey Veen: Google is watching
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