This hour on Here on Earth: Radio Without Borders, Jean Feraca and her guest talk about how Amazonian Indian tribes are learning to use GPS (global positioning system) technology to map and protect their territory. The huge success of the effort is thanks to the Amazon Conservation Team and Google Earth.
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- Dr. Mark Plotkin, ethnobotanist, president of Amazon Conservation Team
- Ms. Rebecca Moore, head of Google Earth Outreach
- Shaun 7/18/07: "Your show continues to amaze and delight me. Thank you. I would like to contact the people today about their work with Google Earth and Amazon Conservation team ... I am so in admiration of you and your show."