According to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the Amazon rainforest contains tens of thousands of important plant, animal, and other species that are unique to the region.
Yet, estimations of the biodiversity of the Amazonian rainforest vary and a large number of its species are unknown. The WWF estimates that only 1% of its flowering plants have been studied for medicinal potential.
What information is missing from current maps of the Amazon rainforest? What technologies can help provide this missing information?
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