Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat

Mites from Space: Tracking a Microscopic Pest in Puerto Rico

Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat Project Team: Puerto Rico Agriculture Team Location: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center – Greenbelt, Maryland Authors: Dr. Sara Lubkin Julia Marrs Sean McCartney Alison Thieme Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Michael Cosh (U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service) Dr. Ronald Ochoa (U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service) […]

What’s Climate Got to Do with It? Protecting Peruvian Potatoes

Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat Project Team: Peru Climate III Team Location: University of Georgia – Athens, Georgia Authors: Caren Remillard Shirin Esmaeili Dorris Scott Parul Singh Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA Langley Research Center) Dr. Marguerite Madden (University of Georgia, Center for Geospatial Research) Dr. Sergio Bernardes (University of Georgia, […]

Hydrilla Hype: Mapping an Invasive Weed in Two Georgia Reservoirs

Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat Project Team: Southeast U.S. Ecological Forecasting III Team Location: University of Georgia – Athens, Georgia Authors: Shuvankar Ghosh Austin Haney Frank Braun Zachary Conner Christopher Cooper Abhishek Kumar Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Deepak Mishra (University of Georgia, Department of Geography) Dr. Susan Wilde (University of Georgia, Warnell School […]

Home on the Laramie Range

Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat Project Team: Laramie Mountains Ecological Forecasting II Team Location: U.S. Geological Survey at Colorado State University – Fort Collins, Colorado Authors: Sarah Carroll Katie Butler Aubrey Hilte Megan Vahsen Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Paul Evangelista (Colorado State University, Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory) Dr. Amanda West (Colorado State University, Natural […]

Wildfire Destruction: A Changing Fire Regime Threatens Local Fauna

Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat Project Team: Eastern Idaho Disasters Team Location: BLM at Idaho State University Geographic Information Systems Training and Research Center – Pocatello, Idaho Authors: Courtney Ohr Jenna Williams Priscilla Addison Mentors/Advisors: Keith Weber (GIS Training and Research Center at Idaho State University) Dr. John Schnase (NASA Goddard Space […]

Weeding the West: Monitoring Invasives using NASA Earth Observations

Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat Project Team: Southwest U.S. Ecological Forecasting Team Location: NASA Langley Research Center – Hampton, Virginia Authors: Ryan Avery Katherine Landesman Jordan Vaa Timmera Whaley Dakoyta Greenman Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA Langley Research Center) Past/Other Contributors: Emily Gotschalk (Center Lead) Tyler Rhodes (Center Lead) Abstract: The […]

Bad Bromes in the Badlands: Monitoring Invasives in the Great Plains

Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat Project Team: Northern Great Plains Ecological Forecasting Team Location: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center – Greenbelt, Maryland Authors: Amanda Clayton Jessica Fayne Carl Green Jared Tomlin Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA Langley Research Center) Past/Other Contributors: Sean McCartney (Center Lead) Abstract: Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) and Japanese brome […]