This webinar provides an introduction to Landsat, MODIS and VIIRS products related to land management. It includes introductory technical information about satellite remote sensing, an overview of web-based tools for accessing land cover data, basic information on soil moisture, evapotranspiration and change detection, and some basic methods for incorporating data into GIS.
Attendees will be able to find and access NASA remote sensing data, as well as have a basic understanding of how to apply the data to land management topics.
This webinar requires no remote sensing experience.
This course is intended for land managers at the local, state and federal level, NGOs, international management agencies and private sector organizations.
This webinar is free, but you must register for each session before viewing the recording.
A brief review of session one, satellite data processing levels, land cover mapping and web tools for data access, and demonstrations of MRTWeb for selecting and downloading MODIS NDVI and how to import MODIS NDVI into GIS. View the recording »