Oct 04, 2021Landsat 9 Power-Positive and Proceeding Smoothly Through On-Orbit Checkout

Landsat is proceeding smoothly and accordingly through its scheduled on-orbit checkout period.

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Sep 02, 2021Climate Change Pushes Wildfires to New Heights

Wildfires in the western United States have been spreading to higher elevations over the past few decades due to warmer and drier conditions that are clearly linked to climate change.

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Aug 02, 2021Planning the Future of Palau Fish Stocks with Satellites

In Micronesia, the nation of Palau is building sustainable aquaculture farms in the ocean with the help of satellites.

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Jul 01, 2021NASA Invites You to Create Landsat-Inspired Arts & Crafts

Get ready to do some Landsat-inspired crafting and art making as we get closer to Landsat 9's upcoming September launch.

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Jun 29, 2021California's Iconic Blue Oak Woodlands Threatened by Hotter, More Frequent Droughts

California's blue oak woodlands have decreased by more than 1,200 square kilometers.

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May 15, 2021Spotting Brittany's 'Green Tides' from Space

'Green tides' of algae have wreaked havoc across the coastlines of Brittany, France, for half a century due to high levels of agricultural runoff. With efforts to reduce these underway, a new technique using over three decades of satellite images highlights the extent of the continuing problem.

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Apr 20, 2021South Asian Farmers Fine Tune When to Water with Landsat

Putting NASA and USGS satellite information at farmers’ fingertips leads to less water use and better crop yields in South Asia.

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Apr 19, 2021Earth Day Connections: NASA Investigates Vegetation

Scientists use Landsat to track changing patterns of deforestation that tells them how Amazonian agricultural practices have changed, from small family holdings to massive ranching operations.

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Mar 25, 2021Justin Braaten has the Code

Justin Braaten is a code wizard, helping everyone from wildlife ecologists to machine learning experts more easily use Landsat.

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Mar 11, 2021Economics of Nature: Mapping Liberia’s Ecosystems to Understand Their Value

The Liberian government, with the help of NASA and Conservation International, is using Landsat and GEDI data to estimate the country's natural capital.

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