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The LANDSAT Program

(Created by Thomas Alcorn, History 135, August 2007)

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LANDSAT is the NASA site for the Landsat Program. Also check For a brief history, see

LANDSAT is the U.S. Geological Survey site for the Landsat Program.

EarthNow! is a Landsat Image Viewer (Realtime applet displays Landsat data as it is being collected).

Satellite Imaging Corporation Value Added Reseller of Landsat and other satellite imagery.

Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk project (HEAR) Maps of Hawaii created from Landsat data. Landsat images of the US; a picture of DC; other Images of events, cities and features; Landsat imaging maps.

International Charter "Space and Major Disasters" A Co/op of space agencies coming together to provide a unified system of space data acquisition and delivery to those affected by natural or man-made disasters. USGS is signed on to provide Landsat imagery.

NOAA National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration Satellites

LDCM NASA site for the Landsat Data Continuity Mission

USGS Global Visualization Viewer Downloadable high quality Landsat7 images

Google Maps An online mapping tool utilizing satellite imagery

Google Earth An advanced mapping application utilizing satellite and aerial imagery.

GEOEYE The world's largest commercial remote-sensing company.

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