Satellite Exploration of Flaring and Deforestation in Angola

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Central Africa Energy Team Team Location: Mobile County Health Department, Mobile, Alabama Authors: Amber Jones, Project Lead (William Carey University) Charles White (University of Southern Mississippi) Christopher Castillo (University of South Alabama) Emmanuel Hitimana (University of North Dakota) Kenny Nguyen (University of South Alabama) Shikher Mishra (University of South Alabama) Walt Clark (University of South Alabama) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. … Read More

Finding Fire and Bugs in the Southern Appalachia

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Appalachia Energy Team Team Location: Wise County Clerk of Court’s Office, Wise, Virginia Authors: Dieudonne Dusenge, Project Lead (Mountain Empire Community College) Andrew Foxx (Radford University) Asongayi Venard (East Tennessee State University) Jessica Huff (Mountain Empire Community College) Rohini Swaminathan (Mountain Empire Community College) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP, National Science Advisor) Abstract: The Appalachian Mountains are … Read More

All Forecasts Are Wrong, But Some Are Useful

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

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

S.O.S. Save Our Swamps: NASA Earth Observations Aid Wetland Reforestation

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Louisiana Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: NASA Stennis Space Center, Stennis, Mississippi Authors: Shelby Barrett, Project Lead (William Carey University) Brittany Howell (University of Southern Mississippi) Ben Beasley (University of New Orleans) Alahna Moore (University of New Orleans) Mentors/Advisors: Joe Spruce (NASA Stennis Space Center) James ‰ÛÏDoc‰Û Smoot (NASA Stennis Space Center) Past/Other Contributors: DEVELOP Summer 2012 Louisiana … Read More

Revolutionizing Rwandan Agriculture by Utilizing NASA Earth Observations

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Rwanda Agriculture Team Team Location: Wise County Clerk of Court’s Office, Wise, Virginia Authors: Daria Blach, Project Lead (The University of Virginia’s College at Wise) Faith Mwiza (Mountain Empire Community College) Roger Manzi Dusabimana (California Baptist University) Emmanuel Muzungu (Mountain Empire Community College) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP, National Science Advisor) Dr. DeWayne Cecil (Global Science and … Read More

Houston, we have a problem: Analyzing PM2.5 levels in Houston, Texas

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Texas Health and Air Quality Team Team Location: NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia Authors: Lisa Waldron, Project Lead (Brigham Young University) Justin Roberts-Pierel (Bowdoin College) Melanie Barker (Old Dominion University) James Gundy (George Mason University) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP, National Science Advisor) Dr. Richard Ferrare (NASA Langley Research Center) Amy Jo Scarino (NASA Langley Research … Read More

Cotton Tops the IUCN Red List

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Colombia Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Authors: Caren Remillard, Project Lead (University of Georgia) Hillary Essig (University of Georgia) Peter Hawman (University of Georgia) Nikos Kavoori (Georgia Institute of Technology) Suravi Shrestha (Westminster College) Zennure Ucar (University of Georgia) Xiaohe Yu (State University of New York at Buffalo) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Marguerite Madden (University … Read More

Monitoring Land Reclamation in Southwest Virginia

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Virginia Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: Wise County Clerk of Court’s Office, Wise, Virginia Authors: Zachary Tate, Project Lead (The University of Virginia’s College at Wise) Talia Elliott (The University of Virginia’s College at Wise) Patrick Hafashimana (Oklahoma Christian University) Ryan Porter (The University of Virginia) Rajkishan Rajappan (University of Florida) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP, National … Read More

Managing the Water Cycle to Improve the Life Cycle

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Peru Water Resources Team Team Location: NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia; and Patrick Henry Building, Richmond, Virginia Authors: Steve Padgett-Vasquez, Project Lead (University of Georgia) Catherine Steentofte, Assistant Project Lead (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) Abigail Holbrook (University of Virginia) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP, National Science Advisor) Past/Other Contributors: Christopher Love (U.S. Air Force) … Read More

Exploring a Sustainable Coexistence between Miami and the Everglades

EarthzineDEVELOP Summer 2014 VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Original

Project Team: Miami-Dade Ecological Forecasting Team Team Location: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Authors: Ning Chen, Project Lead (University of Georgia) Mohamed Amin (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Lauren Anderson (University of Georgia) Erick Braun (Georgia State University) Tunan Hu (University of Georgia) Linli Zhu (University of Georgia) Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Rosanna G. Rivero (College of Environment and Design, University of Georgia) Dr. … Read More