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U.S. Geological Survey Land Remote Sensing Program

U.S. Geological Survey Land Remote Sensing Program

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey in [Reston, Va.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earth sciences -- Remote sensing,
  • Artificial satellites in remote sensing -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUnited States Geological Survey Land Remote Sensing Program
    SeriesUSGS fact sheet -- 022-03, Fact sheet (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- FS-03-022
    ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 sheet (2 p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17080521M

    Applications of Remote Sensing in The PCA technique is widely used in remote-sensing studies. The land cover re ectance in. -U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) partnership that. A new annual land-use and land-cover (LULC) data product developed by the U.S. Geological Survey Land Change Monitoring and Analysis Program (LCMAP) from to was analyzed for transitions between agricultural land, developed land, grassland, forest land and wetland.

    Landsat: a global land-observing program | Geological Survey (U.S.); United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. USGS Headquarters Update. Tim Newman. Program Coordinator. Land Remote Sensing Program. U.S. Geological Survey Department of the Interior. J

    Some of the most popular and valued remote sensing images of the Earth are obtained from the Landsat satellites which have been orbiting the Earth for over 40 years. Landsat is a joint venture between NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey that began in with the launch of Landsat 1. Land Remote Sensing and Global Environmental Change: The Science of ASTER and MODIS is an edited compendium of contributions dealing with ASTER and MODIS satellite sensors aboard NASA's Terra and Aqua platforms launched as part of the Earth Observing System fleet in .


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