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July 9, 2020

GEDI

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of the Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) Level 1B Geolocated Waveform Data, Level 2A Elevation and Height Metrics Data, and Level 2B Canopy Cover and Vertical Profile Metrics Data for Octobe…

June 30, 2020

AppEEARS Combined MODIS MEaSUREs SRTM Terra MODIS

The Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) provides simple and efficient access to a wide range of geospatial data. The AρρEEARS Application Programming Interface (API) has been operationally released and offers all fea…

June 3, 2020

AppEEARS Combined MODIS MEaSUREs SRTM Terra MODIS

The Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) Application Programming Interface (API) has been operationally released. Most of the functionality you know and love from the AρρEEARS Graphical User Interface (GUI) is now ava…

June 2, 2020

HLS

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of NASA’s Multi-Source Land Imaging (MuSLI) Land Surface Phenology (LSP) Yearly North America product (MSLSP30NA) at 30 meter resolution. This product is derived from Harmonized Landsat Sentinel-2 (HLS) …

May 29, 2020

The Land Processes (LP) Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC) has deprecated their Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Web Map Service (WMS). These are replaced by a new collection of OGC compliant Web Map Services. The changes are listed below:

  • The OGC We…
May 28, 2020

NASA Earthdata’s User Profile series recently featured Dr. Eric Bullock, a postdoctoral research scientist at Boston University and a member of the LP DAAC User Working Group. Dr. Bullock uses Earth science remote sensing data in his research to monitor a…

July 8, 2020

S-NPP VIIRS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce availability of two new NASA-produced Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (S-NPP) Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Land Cover Dynamics Version 1 d…

May 27, 2020

GEDI

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of the Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) Level 1B Geolocated Waveform Data, Level 2A Elevation and Height Metrics Data, and Level 2B Canopy Cover and Vertical Profile Metrics Data for Septem…

May 14, 2020

GEDI

On January 21, 2020, the LP DAAC released Level 1B – Level 2 GEDI data products to the public, including Level 1B Geolocated Waveform Data (GEDI01_B), Level 2A Elevation and Height Metrics Data (GEDI02_A), and Level 2B Canopy Cover and Vertical Profile Me…

May 11, 2020

GEDI

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of the Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) Level 1B Geolocated Waveform Data, Level 2A Elevation and Height Metrics Data, and Level 2B Canopy Cover and Vertical Profile Metrics Data for August…

May 7, 2020

Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the summer 2020 release of Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 land data products. The release will begin with historical Surface Reflectan…

April 21, 2020

Web Map Service (WMS) Combined MODIS Terra MODIS

The Land Processes (LP) Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC) will be deprecating their current Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Web Map Service (WMS) on May 29, 2020. These will be replaced by a new collection of OGC compliant Web Map Services. The ex…

April 16, 2020

On January 21, 2020, the LP DAAC released Level 1B – Level 2 GEDI data products to the public, including Level 1B Geolocated Waveform Data (GEDI01_B), Level 2A Elevation and Height Metrics Data (GEDI02_A), and Level 2B Canopy Cover and Vertical Profile Me…

April 8, 2020

AppEEARS MEaSUREs NASADEM Terra MODIS

Version 2.39 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

  • The addition of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) Dig…
April 6, 2020

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) decommissioned the Terra MODIS Version 5.5 Net Primary Production Yearly L4 Global 1 km SIN Grid (MOD17A3) data product on April 6, 2020. This annual product is no longer distributed by the LP…