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Turning Satellite Images Into Disaster-Relief Efforts

Several academic institutions are teaming up in an effort organized by the U.S. Geological Survey to help turn satellite imagery into actionable data in Japan.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 30/03/2011 - 10:59

The Users, Uses, and Value of Landsat and Other Moderate-Resolution Satellite Imagery in the United States

Moderate-resolution imagery (MRI), such as that provided by the Landsat satellites, provides unique spatial information for use by many people both within and outside of the United States (U.S.).

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 03/03/2011 - 14:53
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-95.7129
longitude: 
37.0902

Satellite-Based Crisis Information and Risk Assessment: Contributions Following the Earthquake in W. Sumatra and the Mentawai Tsunami

Satellite imagery may serve as a source of information in all phases throughout the disaster cycle.

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Thu, 03/03/2011 - 14:37

An International Colloquium Exploring Science & Policy Implications of Earth Observation in New Zealand

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Wellington
Basic Information
Date: 
16/02/2011
Venue: 
Lecture Theatre
Venue Country: 
UK
Event Organisers: 

European Space Agency in association with Venture Southl

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

This colloquium explores opportunities for New Zealand to more widely use satellite imagery and discuss the benefits that may be derived from improved data and image access.

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-41.2925
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174.773