Feb 09, 2021Landsat & Drones Used to Reconstruct Past Environmental Change

Vegetation cover along the Kuiseb River in the Namib Desert has increased over the last 35 years, Landsat has helped show.

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Feb 04, 2021Keeping a Dry Eye on Drought in East Africa

The SERVIR team has developed models for groundwater demand based on Earth observations for parameters like rainfall and surface water from satellite missions.

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Jan 28, 2021Protecting Water for Generations to Come in Australia

Australia's natural resource regulator uses drones and satellite imagery to monitor water use and compliance with their water laws across New South Wales to ensure our water resources are protected for generations to come.

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Dec 16, 2020A Well-Rooted Study

Using Landsat to keep an eye on the trees offers an effective way to monitor groundwater along river corridors in the Southwest.

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Dec 08, 2020AGU Panel Explores Environmental Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic, as Observed from Space

Landsat shows some of the ways in which COVID-19 is changing the environment.

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Nov 25, 2020Africa Flores: Using Satellite Data to Monitor Algal Blooms

Scientist and Landsat data user Africa Flores recently talked with Science Friday about her work.

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Oct 22, 2020Satellite Data Meets Cellular DNA for Species of Interest

Scientists are combining data from water samples containing fish DNA with satellite data to find native fish and identify their habitats.

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Oct 07, 2020Satellite Imagery Helps Farmers Cut Water Use in Half

A young start-up is using satellite data to give California farmers better information about water, which can translate into water savings or bigger yield for the same input.

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Sep 15, 2020Transforming Water Management in the U.S. West with Satellite Data

A new web-based platform called OpenET will soon be putting satellite data in the hands of farmers, water managers and conservation groups to accelerate improvements and innovations in water management.

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Sep 14, 2020Antarctica: Cracks in the Ice

Combined satellite imagery have afforded researchers a new, accurate picture of the rapid development of damage in the shear zones on the ice shelves of Pine Island and Thwaites.

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