I definitely think it's a great idea! I think some of the reasons there are country-by-country versions of initiatives like this are because of country-specific laws, regulations, privacy restrictions, level of enforcement, etc. There is also the issue of multi-national organizations such as WWF... (read more)

Monitoring and protecting vast protected areas and wildlife with limited resources and small teams is a huge challenge in Brazil and in many other countries rich in tropical rainforests. But thanks to the technological advances of recent years, field monitoring data can be collected more easily... (read more)