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Canada invests in innovative mapping for global water survey

For Canada, which has coasts on three oceans, water information is invaluable.

The Canadian Space Agency CSA will invest 3.3 million CAD in the first worldwide survey of surface water.

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lun, 01/09/2014 - 08:39
latitude: 
43.6502
longitude: 
-79.9036

Canadian Space Agency publishes Antarctic Mosaic

The RADARSAT-2 Antarctica Mosaics and Tiles are now freely available

The Canadian Space Agency CSA in partnership with MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.

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mar, 19/08/2014 - 15:44
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43.4643
longitude: 
-80.5204

Canadian Space Agency awards $6.7 million for Satellite Data Products

Winter Snow Cover in Norther Hemisphere

After issuing a Request for Proposals (RFPs) in February 2014, the Canadian Space Agency’s (CSA) Earth Observation Application Development Program has awarded twelve new contracts to GHGSat,

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lun, 11/08/2014 - 16:19
latitude: 
56.1304
longitude: 
-106.347

NASA satellites captures wildfires in USA and Canada

The image captured by MODIS shows dozens of wildfires in Canada

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured dozens of wildfires in Canada and the northwestern United States.

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mar, 22/07/2014 - 16:29
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50.014
longitude: 
-118.892

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Satellite images show the Great Lakes in Canada covered with ice

NASA's satellite Aqua captured this MODIS natural color image of lake Erie
MODIS infrared image of Lake Erie in Canada showing the ice cover

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite acquired these images on January 9, 2014.

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jue, 16/01/2014 - 11:09
latitude: 
42.0669
longitude: 
-81.3399

EARSC study shows European EO industry in development

Central Europe seen from space

The European Earth Observation Services Industry is steadily growing.

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lun, 23/09/2013 - 10:26

Natural Resources Canada launches new website for NEODF-Cat

NEODF-Cat is limited to Government of Canada authorized users

The efforts of Natural Resources Canada for improving and increasing web accessibility have resulted in the decision of moving the NEODF-Cat web presence to a new web portal known as the National E

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vie, 02/08/2013 - 09:14
latitude: 
56.1304
longitude: 
-106.347

ISS: How the International Space Station assists during disasters

The ISS plays an important role in helping emergency responders

The International Space Station (ISS) partner agencies released a common statement on 17 July 2013 underlining the benefits of the space station during disasters caused by natural hazards on Ea

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lun, 22/07/2013 - 11:57
latitude: 
38.9072
longitude: 
-77.0365

Wildfires smoke over Atlantic Ocean tracked by Suomi-NPP satellite

Wildfire smoke is injected high into the atmosphere

Satellite observations suggest fires in Quebec sent smoke billowing across the Atlantic; but pinpointing the source can pose a scientific challenge, as NASA points out in a recent web article.

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jue, 11/07/2013 - 08:45
latitude: 
52.9399
longitude: 
-73.5491