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Feb. 13, 2020

Data Pool NASA Earthdata Search MEaSUREs NASADEM

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of NASADEM data products at 1 arc second resolution.

NASADEM extends the legacy of the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) by improving the digital elevation model (DEM) height accuracy and data cover…

Feb. 10, 2020

On January 21, 2020, the LP DAAC released Level 1B – Level 2 Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) data products to the public, including Level 1B Geolocated Waveform Data (GEDI01_B), Level 2A Elevation and Height Metrics Data (GEDI02_A), and Lev…

Feb. 6, 2020

ASTER GED

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce updates to the Science Scalable Scripts-based Science for Missions (S4PM) Version 3.4 Product Generation Executables (PGE) for generating ASTER Level 2 on-demand products. The updates to the S4PM processing system includ…

Jan. 21, 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.

Attached t…

Jan. 8, 2020

AppEEARS Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

Version 2.34 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

  • The addition of eight NASA-produced Gap-Filled Net Evapotranspiration, Gross Primary Productivity (GPP), …
Dec. 27, 2019

Version 2.33 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

  • The addition of three NASA-produced land surface temperature and emissivity products from the Aqua Modera…
Dec. 26, 2019

Aqua MODIS Combined MODIS Terra MODIS

NASA Earthdata's User Profile series recently featured Dr. Monica Papeş, an assistant professor with the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 

The article highlights Dr. Papeş’ research into the geo…

Nov. 25, 2019

MEaSUREs WELD and GWELD

The NASA Web-Enabled Landsat Data (WELD) Alaska and Conterminous United States (CONUS) Version 1.5 data products will be decommissioned on December 2, 2019. The WELD weekly, monthly, seasonal, yearly, latitude/longitude, and land cover land use change pro…

Nov. 15, 2019

Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of Gap-Filled Terra and Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Net Evapotranspiration, Gross Primary Productivity (GPP), and Net Pri…

Nov. 13, 2019

MEaSUREs WELD and GWELD

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) will be decommissioning the NASA Web-Enabled Landsat Data (WELD) Alaska and Conterminous United States (CONUS) Version 1.5 data products on December 2, 2019. The WELD weekly, monthly, seasonal…

Nov. 12, 2019

Version 2.31 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

  • The availability of new versions for two Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) products from NASA’s Nationa…
Nov. 7, 2019

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of 97 new NASA-produced Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (S-NPP) Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Bidirectional Reflectance Di…

Oct. 23, 2019

NASA Earthdata Search Terra ASTER

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the release of Science Scalable Scripts-based Science for Missions (S4PM) Version 3.4 for generating ASTER Level 2 on-demand products. The release of the S4PM processing system includes the following:

  • A new option has bee…
Sept. 19, 2019

MEaSUREs WELD and GWELD

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of monthly and yearly NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) Global Web-Enabled Landsat Data (GWELD) products at 30 meter resolution. They are generated from La…

Sept. 12, 2019

Data Pool NASA Earthdata Search GHISA

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of Global Hyperspectral Imaging Spectral-library of Agricultural crops for the Conterminous United States (GHISACONUS) Version 1 product. GHISACONUS provides dominant crop data (e.g., winter wheat, rice,…