April 21, 2015
Plans are under way for Landsat 9, continuing the legacy of the U.S. satellite imagery resource. In addition, there are dollars in President Obama’s budget to expand Landsat data’s usability and accessibility.
April 17, 2015
Apr 16, 2015—NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) have started work on Landsat 9, planned to launch in 2023, which will extend the Earth-observing program’s record of land images to half a century. The Landsat program has provided accurate measurements of Earth’s land cover since 1972. With data from Landsat satellites, ecologists have tracked