Pucker up: Kissing Bug Habitat Modeling with NASA Earth Observations

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Southeast Health and Air Quality Team Team Location: Mobile County Health Department (MCHD), Mobile, Alabama Authors: James Pickett, Project Lead (University of South Alabama) Shikher Mishra (University of South Alabama) Brandi Stewart (University of South Alabama) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP National Science Advisor) Joe Spruce (Senior Research Scientist, Computer Sciences Corp.; Science Advisor) Dr. Bernard Eichold … Read More

Bug Off! Woolly Adelgid Induced Hemlock Decline in the Great Smoky Mountains

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Great Smoky Mountains Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Authors: Jiaying He, Project Lead (University of Georgia) Steven Weaver (University of Georgia) Corbin Kling (University of Georgia) Zennure Ucar (University of Georgia) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Marguerite Madden (Department of Geography, University of Georgia) Steve Padgett-Vasquez (Department of Geography, University of Georgia) Past/Other Contributors: Dr. Sergio … Read More

Adeus, Aedes aegypti: Preparing Brazil for Dengue Fever Outbreaks

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Brazil Health and Air Quality Team Team Location: Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California Authors: Lorena Lopez (California State University, Northridge) Scott Barron (University of California, Los Angeles) Elise Lorenzana (University of California, Los Angeles) Mentors/Advisors: Ben Holt (DEVELOP Mentor, Jet Propulsion Laboratory) Erika Podest (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) Darren Drewry (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) Abstract: Vector-borne diseases claim millions of … Read More

Validations of Precipitation Inundation Aberrations for African Nations

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: East Africa Health and Air Quality Team Team Location: International Research Institute for Climate and Society, Palisades, New York Authors: Jerrod Lessel (California State University, Fresno) Andrew Kruczkiewicz (Columbia University) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Pietro Ceccato (Lead Environmental Monitoring Program, International Research Institute for Climate and Society, The Earth Institute, Columbia University) Past/Other Contributors: Alexandra Sweeney (Columbia University) Abstract: Recent … Read More

Using Landsat 8 to Mitigate: Mesquite Risk Modeling in Ethiopia

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Ethiopia Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: United States Geological Survey (USGS) at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado Authors: Matt Luizza (Colorado State University) Tewodros Wakie (Colorado State University) Amanda West (Colorado State University) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Paul Evangelista (Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University) Dr. Melinda Laituri (Department of Ecosystem Science and Sustainability, Colorado State University) Past/Other … Read More

Combating Drought in Atacama, Chile, with NASA Earth Observations

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Chile Water Resources II Team Team Location: Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia Authors: Jeffry Ely (Old Dominion University) Lydia Cuker (Old Dominion University) Joshua Kelly (University of Rhode Island) Laura Macaluso (Christopher Newport University) Joseph Novak (Old Dominion University) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP National Science Advisor) James Favors (NASA DEVELOP Deputy National Lead) Past/Other Contributors: Bethany … Read More

Analysis of Phenocamera Tower Locations in the Missouri River Basin

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: North Central Climate and Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: United States Geological Survey (USGS) at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado Authors: Renee Curry (Colorado State University) Linnet Agnes Jose (Colorado State University) Amber Weimer (Colorado State University) Mentors/Advisors: Jeff Morisette (North Central Climate Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey) Colin Talbert (North Central Climate Science Center, U.S. Geological … Read More

The Pulse of the Mekong: Flood Impact Mapping in Southeast Asia

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Mekong Disasters Team Team Location: Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland Authors: Jason Abkowitz (University of Maryland, College Park) Colin Doyle (Georgetown University) Alexa Nieves (University of Maryland, College Park) Sam Weber (Virginia Polytechnic Institute) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. John Bolten (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center) Stu Frye (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center) Fritz Policelli (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center) … Read More

Forecasting Optimal Growth Zones from the Cascades to the Apple-achians

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Northeast United States Agriculture Team Team Location: Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia Authors: Dave Rasmussen (The State University of New York, New Paltz College) Hope Albers (Christopher Newport University) Irina Calos (The College of William and Mary) Laura Hancock (Christopher Newport University) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP National Science Advisor) Past/Other Contributors: Virginia Agriculture Team (Langley DEVELOP, … Read More

Smokey Says: Only YOU (and the Sierra DSS) Can Manage Forest Resources

EarthzineDEVELOP Spring 2014, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Sierra Nevada Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: Ames Research Center, Mountain View, California Authors: Andrew Nguyen (San Jose State University) Chase Mueller (University of Texas at San Antonio) Esther Essoudry (University of California, Berkeley) Amber Brooks (University of Redlands) Chippie Kislik (University of California, Berkeley) Mentors/Advisors: Cindy Schmidt (Bay Area Environmental Research Institute; DEVELOP National Program) Carlos Ramirez … Read More