Pinnacle III reef in Discovery Bay
Jan 26, 2012Detecting Detrimental Change in Coral Reefs

Over dinner on R.V. Calypso while anchored on the lee side of Glover’s Reef in Belize, Jacques Cousteau told Phil Dustan that he suspected humans were having a negative impact on coral reefs.

Flooding on Mozambique's coast, Jan. 2012.
Jan 26, 2012Measuring Flood Extent in Mozambique

• On January 16, 2012, Mozambique’s coast was Read more […]

Fafen Upper Valley in Ethiopia
Jan 25, 2012Combating drought in the Horn of Africa

• UNESCO began mapping groundwater this January Read more […]

TIRS flight instrument
Jan 19, 2012LDCM Thermal Instrument Completes Pre-Ship Testing

LDCM’s thermal instrument (TIRS) completed the last Read more […]

Major fire and flooding activity during summer 2011 map
Jan 18, 2012Monitoring Floods and Fires in Summer 2011

Source: Linda Jonescheit, USGS The summer of 2011 Read more […]

Jan 17, 2012Contingency Plans for Landsat 5 & 7

Source: Randy Showstack, Eos Transactions AGU With the Read more […]

Gavin Schmidt
Jan 17, 2012Gavin Schmidt EarthSky Science Communicator of the Year

EarthSky, a radio program that brings current science Read more […]

Dr. Frank P. Kelly
Jan 11, 2012USGS EROS Welcomes New Director

Source: Jan Nelson, USGS The U.S. Geological Survey Read more […]

Landsat 1 with data
Jan 10, 2012Upcoming Public Lecture: Landsat’s Role in Tracking Forty Years of Global Changes

On Wednesday, February 1, 2012, Dr. Tom Loveland will give Read more […]

band-average relative spectral response curves
Jan 3, 2012Preliminary Spectral Response of the Operational Land Imager

The Landsat Data Continuity Missions’s (LDCM’s) fully Read more […]