Meet some of the people who have made Landsat possible.

Landsat poetry

Dec 13, 2018A Geospatial Poem for the Ages

Poetry and the arts can humanize science.

L9 ground system review panel

Oct 22, 2018Review Panels Ensure USGS, NASA Don’t Pay ‘the Price of Failure’ with Landsat 9

Agencies like NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) that commit multiple millions of dollars to put Landsat satellites into space need to know that the spacecraft, the sensors onboard, the ground system operating the satellite, and the […]

Landsat Science Team

Sep 15, 2018Summer 2018 Landsat Science Team Presentations Available

Summer 2018 Landsat Science Team presentations have been made available by USGS.

NPS Kenai Fjords map

May 8, 2018National Park Service Cartographer Tom Patterson Talks Landsat

National Park Service cartographer Tom Patterson’s mapmaking process often incorporates information from Landsat.

Jeff Masek

Apr 23, 2018USGS Video: Landsat in Action—The Accuracy of Landsat with Jeff Masek

Landsat 9 Project Scientist Jeff Masek discusses the ways Landsat data is used and how important it is to have high quality data.