This is an article from the Summer 2015 VPS. For more VPS articles, click here Category:åÊMonitoring Forested and Agricultural Landscapes Project Team: Northwest U.S. Agriculture III Team Location: NASA Langley Research Center – Hampton, Virginia Authors: Madeline Ruid Teresa Fenn Matthew Mullen Sarah Philbrick James Hendrickson Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP National Program) Dr. Noel C Baker (NASA Postdoctoral … Read More
Drought monitoring is essential in the management of water resources, especially in underserved and arid areas such as the Navajo Nation. The DEVELOP team at the NASA Ames Research Center examined methods for calculating Standard Precipitation Index (SPI) values in the Nation using NASA Earth observation data in ArcGIS.
Maryland and other places around the world seek to fortify and improve coastlines in the face of climate change. Since 1970, Earth Day has called attention to pressing environmental issues the world over while commemorating significant achievements in conservation and activism. For Earth DayÛªs 45th anniversary, the Earth Day Network will focus on coastal cities, as many are projected to … Read More