These webinars are available for viewing at any time. They provide basic information about the fundamentals of remote sensing, and are often a prerequisite for other ARSET trainings.
Participants will become familiar with satellite orbits, types, resolutions, sensors and processing levels. In addition to a conceptual understanding of remote sensing, attendees will also be able to articulate its advantages and disadvantages. Participants will also have a basic understanding of NASA satellites, sensors, data, tools, portals and applications to environmental monitoring and management.
These trainings are appropriate for professionals with no previous experience in remote sensing.
A general overview to remote sensing and its application to disasters, health & air quality, land, water resource and wildfire management.
Session 1A: NASA's Earth Observing Fleet
Get familiar with Earth observing satellites in NASA's fleet, sensors that collect data you can use in ARSET trainings, and potential applications.
Water resources management, an overview of relevant satellites and sensors, an overview of relevant Earth system models, and data and tools for water resources management.
Overview of relevant satellites and sensors, and data and tools for aquatic environmental management.