What’s Going On?
A pulse of water released down the Colorado River’s lower reaches produced about a 40 percent increase in green vegetation where the water flowed.
Satellite data shows how climate and ecosystem processes affect the growth cycles of tiny aquatic plants, important players in Earth’s carbon cycle.
Landsat 8 is helping researchers spot algae from space, gathering information that could direct beach-goers away from contaminated bays and shores.
Landsat satellites have monitored Earth’s environment for more than four decades, providing detailed imagery of our planet
Landsat can help communities across the United States stay up-to-date on their flood risk.
This Landsat 8 satellite image of some southern Japanese islands includes Tanegashima (far right), from where the Global Precipitation Measurement, or GPM, mission’s Core Observatory is scheduled to blast into orbit aboard a Japanese H-IIA rocket. This image was taken on April 13, 2013. The GPM satellite is scheduled for launch during a window that opens at 3:07 a.m. in […]