The Landsat Program

The Landsat Program provides the longest continuous space-based record of Earth’s land in existence.

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Landsat 8—Two Years in Orbit

Landsat 8 took to the sky on Feb. 11, 2013. Here are some touchstones from year two:
+ Landsat’s Stunning ROI
+ Landsat 8 Team—A Pecora Award Winner
+ Kamchatka: The Erupting Peninsula
+ Keeping Cal
+ A Landsat 8 Yearbook


How Landsat Helps

Every day, Landsat satellites provide essential information to help land managers and policy makers make wise decisions about our resources and our environment. To explore important everyday uses of Landsat, check out the Landsat Case Studies ebook [51.9MB PDF]