Saudi Arabia fields
Mar 29, 2012Fields of Green Spring up in Saudi Arabia

The green fields that dot the desert draw on water Read more […]

Mar 22, 2012World Water Day

• Water is an essential resource for food cultivation. Read more […]

Mar 21, 2012USGS Landsat Update – Volume 6 Issue 1, 2012 now available

The USGS Landsat Update is now available. Articles include: USGS Read more […]

Mar 15, 2012Looking for a Science Team

The USGS has released a solicitation for a new Landsat Science Read more […]

Mar 14, 2012USGS Landsat Project Update 5.1 Available

The USGS Landsat Project Update Vol. 5 Issue 1, 2011 is Read more […]

Mar 8, 2012Landsat Data Continuity Concepts

The USGS released a Request for Information for Landsat Read more […]

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Mar 8, 2012LDCM Family Portrait

Related Links: + Details on LDCM Spacecraft & Read more […]

Mar 8, 2012A Space Age Water Gauge

Landsat data is an impartial tool to allocate precious water resources

Mar 8, 2012Evapotranspiration From Landsat

Thermal infrared data from Landsat is used to determine how much water is used in a farm field

Mar 8, 2012A Space Age Water Gauge

Landsat data is an impartial tool to allocate precious water resources thumbnail: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a010000/a010400/a010484/Landsat_Evapotranspiration_Final-ipod_gal.png

Mar 8, 2012Evapotranspiration From Landsat

Thermal infrared data from Landsat is used to determine how much water is used in a farm field thumbnail: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a000000/a003600/a003632/et_wetfields.0700_gal.png

Mar 8, 2012Evaporation and Transpiration

< ![CDATA[An illustration explaining the process of evapotranspiration.]]> Read more [...]

Mar 8, 2012Evapotranspiration From Landsat

< ![CDATA[Thermal infrared data from Landsat is used to Read more [...]

Mar 8, 2012A Space Age Water Gauge

< ![CDATA[Landsat data is an impartial tool to allocate Read more [...]

Las Vegas in 2010
Mar 7, 2012What Doesn’t Stay in Vegas? Sprawl

• The city of Las Vegas, Nevada has undergone Read more […]

Mar 5, 2012Three Gorges Dam, China

See the impact of the giant Three Gorges dam on the Yellow River.

Mar 5, 2012Jakobshavn Glacier, Greenland

Greenland’s largest outlet glacier has receded over 40km since 1850

Mar 5, 2012Jakobshavn Glacier, Greenland

Greenland’s largest outlet glacier has receded over 40km since 1850 thumbnail: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a000000/a003800/a003806/Jakobshavn_ortho_68.94N_69.39N_49.212W_51.372W_gal.png

Mar 5, 2012Three Gorges Dam, China

See the impact of the giant Three Gorges dam on the Yellow River. thumbnail: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a000000/a003400/a003433/damHD_v3.1309_gal.png

Mar 5, 2012Jakobshavn Glacier, Greenland

< ![CDATA[Greenland's largest outlet glacier has receded Read more [...]

Mar 5, 2012Three Gorges Dam, China

< ![CDATA[See the impact of the giant Three Gorges dam on Read more [...]

LGSOWG-40 Meeting
Mar 1, 2012Update from LGSOWG-40 Meeting

Contributor: Steven T. Labahn, USGS This year’s Landsat Read more […]

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Mar 1, 2012Landsat at the Association of American Geographers Meeting

Several NASA and USGS scientists gave Landsat presentations Read more […]

Landsat 5 Turns 28
Mar 1, 2012Landsat 5 Turns 28

On this day in 1984, Landsat 5 was launched into orbit. Read more […]