Archive for December, 2011

beached giant kelp
Dec 23, 2011Explaining Beached Kelp

Have you ever walked along a California coast and wondered… Read More

Dec 20, 2011Ecological Society of America Mourns Landsat 5

The Ecological Society of America bids farewell to Landsat 5… Read More

Dec 19, 2011LandsatLook Images

USGS has just released a Fact Sheet providing information about their LandsatLook… Read More

Data downloads
Dec 15, 2011Jobs, Innovations Follow Open-Access to Data

The European Commission (the body that proposes European Union legislation)… Read More

Dec 14, 2011Eye on Earth Debuts

This week at the Eye on Earth Summit in Abu… Read More

Dec 12, 2011European Alpine Glaciers Receding

A new glacier inventory of the French Alps produced by… Read More

Study Shows More Shrubbery in a Warming World
Dec 9, 2011Study Shows More Shrubbery in a Warming World

Scientists have used satellite data from NASA-built Landsat missions to… Read More

Kirtland's Warbler
Dec 9, 2011Satellite Data Shows that Kirtland’s Warblers Prefer Forests After Fire

Kirtland’s warblers are an endangered species of lightweight little birds… Read More

Dec 9, 2011Searching for thawing permafrost and at-risk infrastructure

Permafrost—ground that remains frozen for at least two years—allows soil… Read More

aspen stand suffering from sudden aspen decline
Dec 6, 2011Consequences of Aspen Die-off

Trembling aspen are dying. No tree species in North America… Read More

Dec 5, 2011Canadian Caribou Habitat Declines

Source: Global Forest Watch Canada At the International Society of… Read More