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A NASA/USGS Landsat press conference titled “After the pulse flow: Greening the Colorado River Delta” about the vegetation response to a pulse flow in the Lower Colorado river is scheduled for Wed, Dec. 17 at 2:30pm PST. Scientists will discuss the bi-national agreement between the U.S. and Mexico to send a pulse of water from the Colorado River to flood its delta in Mexico and the effect on surrounding vegetation.
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Safeguarding freshwater resources is crucial, and while scientists use a variety of ground-based techniques to gauge water quality, the Landsat program has provided water quality data from orbit for decades.