Nov 18, 2009Evaluating Mangroves After the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami

During the devastating 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, more Read more […]

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Nov 18, 2009How Wetlands and Rice Paddies Affect the Spread of Bird Flu

In the mid-1990s, highly pathogenic avian influenza Read more […]

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Nov 18, 2009With Global Land Surveys, Scientists Map Forest Change Since 1990

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Nov 18, 2009NASA’s Newest Map of the World

In June 2009, NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey Read more […]

Nov 17, 2009Brazil Reports Lowest Rate of Amazonian Deforestation in Two Decades

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Nov 16, 2009Free U.S. Earth Imagery Sharpens Shared View of Global Challenges

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Nov 12, 2009Landsat Used to Estimate Deforestation in Sumatra’s Leuser Ecosystem

On Indonesia’s island of Sumatra a large expanse of tropical Read more […]

Nov 12, 2009Landsat Enables Remote Detection of Dangerous Water Pollutants

A young Ohio business, Blue Water Satellite, Inc., is using Read more […]