In Micronesia, the nation of Palau is building sustainable aquaculture farms in the ocean with the help of satellites.
For over 30 years, Dr. Beach, aka Dr. Stephen Leatherman, a professor and coast geomorphologist at Florida International University, has created a Top 10 Beach list based on criteria including water and sand quality, safety, and management. You can find his 2021 picks here and see how Landsat views them as well.
Soil is the foundation of our food systems, and sustainable farming depends upon healthy soil, which has impacts far beyond the field on air, water and climate.
For five decades, we have relied on Landsat's high-quality, science-quality observations to understand and protect our home planet.
A mural celebrating Landsat's 50 year history is being painted in Lompoc, California.
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Dwyer was an explorer of new technologies and of data. Well-versed on both the science and system development sides of remote sensing, he was a natural fit at EROS.
The Landsat 9 satellite has arrived at the VSFB on the central coast of California.
Get ready to do some Landsat-inspired crafting and art making as we get closer to Landsat 9's upcoming September launch.