The Hungry Caterpillar – Catching Fire: VIIRS Forest Disturbance Detection

DEVELOPVPSDEVELOP Spring 2014, Original

Project Team: U.S. Disasters and Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: Stennis Space Center, Stennis, Mississippi Authors: Jamie Thompson (University of Southern Mississippi) Brittany Howell (University of Southern Mississippi) Alyssa Pourmonir (State University of New York Maritime) Timothy Sutherlin (University of Southern Mississippi) Heather Nicholson (University of Southern Mississippi) Mentors/Advisors: Joseph Spruce (Senior Research Scientist, Computer Sciences Corporation; Science Advisor) Past/Other … Read More

Capturing Colorado’s Floods: A New Method for Extracting Peak Flood Extent

DEVELOPVPSDEVELOP Spring 2014, Original

Project Team: Colorado Water Resources II Team Team Location: United States Geological Survey (USGS) at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado Authors: Stephen Chignell (Colorado State University) Ryan Anderson (University of Wyoming) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Paul Evangelista (Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University) Dr. Melinda Laituri (Ecosystem Science and Sustainability, Colorado State University) Past/Other Contributors: Dr. Stephanie Kampf (Ecosystem Science … Read More

Finding the Greenest Way: A Sustainable Coexistence between Miami and the Everglades

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Miami-Dade Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Authors: Ning Chen (University of Georgia) Ike Astuti (University of Georgia) Becky Lynn (University of Georgia) Caren Remillard (University of Georgia) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Rosanna G. Rivero (College of Environment and Design, University of Georgia) Dr. Marguerite Madden (Department of Geography, University of Georgia) Dr. Sergio Bernardes (Department … Read More

Marshlands to Rice Fields: Revolutionizing Agricultural Practices in Rwanda

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Rwanda Agriculture Team Team Location: Wise County Clerk of Court‰Ûªs Office, Wise, Virginia Authors: Faith Mwiza (California Baptist University) Daria Blach (The University of Virginia‰Ûªs College at Wise) Emmanuel Muzungu (Oklahoma Christian University) Rohini Swaminathan (Purdue University) Zachary Tate (The University of Virginia‰Ûªs College at Wise) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP National Science Advisor) Dr. DeWayne Cecil … Read More

A Real Time Fight Against Drought: Practical Solutions for Southeastern Farmers

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Southeast U.S. Water Resources Team Team Location: Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Alabama Authors: Kaylin Bugbee (University of Alabama in Huntsville) Samuel Ayers (University of Alabama in Huntsville) Leigh Baggett (University of Alabama in Huntsville) Modeste Muhire (Michigan Technological University) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Jeffrey Luvall (NASA Global Hydrology and Climate Center; Science Advisor) Past/Other Contributors: Alabama Agriculture Team (Marshall … Read More

I Seaweed, Do You? Using Landsat and Open Source GIS to Locate Sargassum

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Coastal Texas Oceans Team Team Location: Stennis Space Center, Stennis, Mississippi Authors: Shelby Barrett, Project Lead (William Carey University) Emma Strong (University of Southern Mississippi) Jeffrey Frazier (Texas A&M University at Galveston) Brandon Hill (Texas A&M University at Galveston) Kirsten Stokes (Texas A&M University at Galveston) Mentors/Advisors Joseph Spruce (Senior Research Scientist, Computer Sciences Corporation; Science Advisor) Dr. … Read More

Oaxaca Drought Patterns: Breaking the Code

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Oaxaca Water Resources Team Team Location: Wise County Clerk of Court‰Ûªs Office, Wise, Virginia; and TecnolÌ_gico de Monterrey Campus Saltillo, Saltillo, Mexico Authors: Giovanni Colberg (University of North Dakota) Yanina G. Colberg (University of North Dakota) Laura Esqueda (TecnolÌ_gico de Monterrey, Saltillo Campus) Enrique Benavides (TecnolÌ_gico de Monterrey, Saltillo Campus) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. DeWayne Cecil (Global Science and Technology, … Read More

The Real Monster of Lake Champlain

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Lake Champlain Water Resources Team Team Location: Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia Authors: Patrick Faha (Old Dominion University) Emily Gotschalk (Christopher Newport University) Joanna Ely (Thomas Nelson Community College) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP National Science Advisor) Past/Other Contributors: Tiffani Orne (NASA DEVELOP LaRC Assistant Center Lead) Sam Weber (NASA DEVELOP GSFC Center Lead) Hayley Solak (Clark … Read More

Assessment of Water Availability for Agriculture in Bhutan and Nepal

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Bhutan and Nepal Agriculture Team Team Location: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Kathmandu, Nepal; and Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Alabama. Authors: Kel Markert, Central Lead (University of Alabama in Huntsville) Prabesh Shrestha, Project Lead (Kathmandu University) Tenzin, Project Lead (Sherubtse College, Kanglung) Binayak Tiwari (Tribhuvan University) Kezang Gaden (Sherubtse College, Kanglung) Namgay Dorji (Sherubtse College, … Read More