Take a brief look at this brochure to see what ESRI is doing for Brazil, one of the fastest developing countries in the world. Because Brazil is the most ecologically rich country in the world, Brazilians realize that the preservation and sustainability of their environment are essential to the larger global community. Sustainable development requires balancing economic development with the need to improve quality of life, conserve resources, and coexist in harmony with nature. Because geography is a basic element in this quest, GIS obviously plays a key role in creating sustainable environments. Brazil’s environmental and agricultural policy makers increasingly rely on GIS technology to understand and maintain the ecological balance of their natural habitats.
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Melissa Lawrence, Social Marketing Administrator, VERTICES, LLC