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Landsat—The watchman that never sleeps

Fact Sheet 2016-3045

Prepared in cooperation with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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https://doi.org/10.3133/fs20163045

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Abstract

In western North America, where infestations of mountain pine beetles continue to ravage thousands of acres of forest lands, Landsat satellites bear witness to the onslaught in a way that neither humans nor most other satellites can see.

Suggested Citation

U.S. Geological Survey, 2016, Landsat—The watchman that never sleeps: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2016–3045, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20163045.

ISSN: 2327-6932 (online)

Additional publication details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Landsat—The watchman that never sleeps
Series title:
Fact Sheet
Series number:
2016-3045
DOI:
10.3133/fs20163045
Year Published:
2016
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location:
Reston, VA
Contributing office(s):
Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center
Description:
2 p.
Online Only (Y/N):
Y
Additional Online Files (Y/N):
N