Archive for May, 2011

Kelp forest in Santa Barbara Channel.
May 24, 2011Scientists Track Environmental Influences on Giant Kelp with Help from Landsat Data

Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have developed new methods for… Read More

Desert Patterns
May 23, 2011Landsat Earth as Art Exhibit at Library of Congress

Source: Jon Campbell, U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological… Read More

May 19, 2011Landsat Offers Stunning Comparison Of Flooding

Extreme rainfall and heavy snowmelt have combined this spring to… Read More

Mississippi River
May 13, 2011Landsat Images Display Extreme Mississippi River Flooding

Recent Landsat satellite data captured by the USGS and NASA… Read More

Outer Banks barrier islands
May 10, 2011World Inventory of Barrier Islands Jumps by One Third

A new Landsat-based survey of worldwide barrier islands has discovered… Read More

Frank Padula
May 4, 2011Award-winning Paper Shows Landsat 5 Thermal Band Remarkably Stable

Frank Padula and coauthor John Schott received two prestigious awards… Read More

May 3, 2011Landsat Satellite Imagery of Earth Accessible to Public on “ChangeMatters” Website

Source: Joan Moody, Department of the Interior Today Deputy Secretary of… Read More

May 3, 2011Esri and DOI Introduce Landsat Data for the World

Source: Esri Working in close collaboration with the US Department… Read More

May 3, 2011Landsat Update – Volume 5 Issue 2 2011

The USGS Landsat Update is now available. Articles include: Call for Pecora… Read More