Archive for April, 2007

Apr 22, 2007Earth Day, Indonesia, and Landsat

According to the Indonesian National News Agency, an environmental group… Read More

Irrigation system in Colorado.
Apr 17, 2007Precious Resources: Water & Landsat’s Thermal Band

Contributor: Laura Rocchio “Chronic water supply problems in many areas… Read More

Apr 16, 2007Landsat at AAG Meeting

The 2007 Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers… Read More

Apr 15, 2007Landsat 7 turns eight

On this day in 1999, Landsat 7 was launched into orbit….. Read More

Apr 12, 2007U.S. Uses Landsat Satellite Data To Fight Hunger, Poverty

Remote sensing is a critical tool for agriculture, land use… Read More

Apr 10, 2007U.S. Satellite Images of Earth Help Countries Worldwide

Landsat agencies committed to making data available to science community… Read More

Apr 9, 2007U.S. Agencies Moving Forward in Planning Landsat 7 Successor

35-year record of Earth observations is global scientific asset Source:… Read More

Apr 6, 2007Landsat Most Used Mid-Resolution Data in Asian Markets

A recent NOAA-sponsored survey of the Asian remote sensing marketplace… Read More

Innovations in American Government Award logo
Apr 6, 2007Innovative Use of Landsat Thermal Data Helps Idaho Department of Water Resources Win National Recognition

Source: Idaho Department of Water Resources Harvard University’s Ash Institute for… Read More

Apr 6, 2007LDCM Mission Operations Element (MOE) Acquisition Schedule Update

An update to the LDCM Acquisition Schedule for Mission Operations… Read More

The eastern side of the Ross Ice Shelf, Ross Island, Koettlitz Glacier, Ferrar Glacier.
Apr 2, 2007A Closer Look: the Landsat Image Mosaic of Antarctica

Source: NASA SVS The Landsat Image Mosaic of Antarctica (LIMA) is… Read More

Apr 2, 2007Roles of NASA and USGS for the LDCM Mission Defined

Source: USGS Scientists and engineers from the Department of the Interior’s… Read More

USDA agricultural engineer examines a sample of grain.
Apr 2, 2007Landsat – Protecting the Price of Bread

Contributor: Laura Rocchio Year-to-year we expect the price of bread… Read More

Apr 2, 2007L5 TM Radiometric Calibration Update

Source: USGS Effective April 2, 2007, updates to the radiometric calibration… Read More

Apr 1, 2007Landsat 7 Transitions to Bumper Mode

As reported on the USGS Landsat website: “On April 1,… Read More