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EOSDIS Data News: February 17, 2017


  • NASA's Atmospheric Science Data Center (ASDC) released a new field campaign data for the Deriving Information on Surface conditions from Column and VERtically Resolved Observations Relevant to Air Quality (DISCOVER-AQ) California. This is for public use with the Toolsets for Airborne Data (TAD) web application (see https://tad.larc.nasa.gov/login.php).


  • NASA's Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) released two Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) Global Food Security Analysis and Support Data (GFSAD) one-kilometer (km) products on February 9. The products comprise a global record representing Crop Dominance and Crop Mask classifications for the nominal year 2010. The GFSAD 1-km products were created using multiple input data including Landsat, Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR), Satellite Probatoire d'Observation de la Terre (SPOT) vegetation, Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS), secondary elevation data, climate 50-year precipitation and 20-year temperature data, reference sub-meter to 5-meter resolution ground data, and country statistical data. (See LP DAAC's product pages at https://lpdaac.usgs.gov/dataset_discovery/measures/measures_products_table/gfsadlkcd_v001 for the GFSAD1KCD.001 1 product

and https://lpdaac.usgs.gov/dataset_discovery/measures/measures_products_table/gfsadlkcm_v001 for the GFSAD1KCM.001 product


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