Catch up on the latest happenings from the LP DAAC.

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Jul 08, 2004

September 14 17, 2004U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science Center (EROS), Sioux Falls, South Dakota

This is a 3 1/2-day workshop to provide hands-on experience with methods for data access, processing, and analysis of Advanc…

Mar 31, 2004


Terra MODIS V003 data will not be available as of March 31, 2004. The collection is undergoing maintenance associated with reprocessing. Version 003 products have been superceded by reprocessing to version 004.

Watch for the Golden Month of Terra V003 data…

Mar 30, 2004

As of March 31, 2004, Landsat 7 ETM+ data will no longer be available for search and order through the LP DAAC and the EOS Data Gateway (EDG). All orders submitted to the LP DAAC prior to this date will be filled, provided payment is received within a re…

Mar 30, 2004


The MODIS Land Data Operational Product Evaluation (LDOPE) software tools were developed by the MODIS LDOPE Team to assist with the analysis and quality assessment of the MODIS Land products.

MODIS LDOPE Tools are available at the LP DAAC Web site.

Mar 30, 2004

Data Pool Aqua MODIS Combined MODIS Terra ASTER Terra MODIS

The LP DAAC now has over forty terabytes of selected MODIS and ASTER products available quickly, on-line, and free of charge. Nearly 250,000 scenes of over fifty different product types are located on the LP DAAC's Data Pool, and are accessible throu…

Mar 30, 2004

Combined MODIS

MODIS/Terra+Aqua, or Combined, products are generated using a combination of Terra and Aqua acquisitions to optimize data quality. Current production includes only the BRDF and Albedo products; see the Products page of the LP DAAC Web site for more inform…

Mar 30, 2004

(Author's Note 5/19/2020: MRT Swath has since been retired. Users are encouraged to use NASA Earthdata Search as an alternative to MRT Swath.)

Welcome to the MODIS Swath Reprojection Tool (MRT Swath) distribution page. The Land Processes Distributed A…

Jan 29, 2004

Data Pool Aqua MODIS

The LP DAAC began removing the Aqua MODIS version 003 data products from the Data Pool starting January 29, 2004 in order to make space available for Aqua MODIS version 004 data products. Our plan is to reload the Data Pool with the Aqua MODIS version 004…

Nov 29, 2003

Aqua MODIS Combined MODIS Terra ASTER Terra MODIS

On November 20, 2003, the Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) data archive holdings at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science Center (EROS) in Sioux Falls, South Dakota crossed the one petabyte thr…

Oct 15, 2003

On October 16, 2003, a Shopping Cart feature was added to the ASTER Browse Tool. This enables customers to order ASTER Level 1B data using the ASTER Browse Tool, with product distribution via FTP and several media options. The previous search and browse v…

Oct 01, 2003

Effective March 1, 2003, ASTER, MODIS, and Landsat 7 data ordered from the EDG by FTP will be available for at least 5 calendar days. The data will be available until the expiration date listed on the FTP e-mail notification. Data files that have been com…

Oct 01, 2003

A Memorandum of Understanding was made and entered into between the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to place the active short- and long-term archives for experimental land remotely sensed data obt…

Oct 01, 2003

It is now possible to select up to ten product specific attributes (PSA) when performing a search for a specific sensor on the EDG. PSAs are additional metadata attributes which enable users to refine search criteria to filter out a specifically defined s…

Sep 30, 2003

Thursdays, 4 pm - 8 pm CST (2300 Thursday - 0300 Friday GMT)
Access to Landsat 7, ASTER and MODIS data products will be unavailable during this weekly scheduled downtime required for ongoing system maintenance and upgrades.

First Saturdays, of each month, V…

Sep 30, 2003

September 11 and 12, 2006ASTER and MODIS Workshop at Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Wednesday, April 6, 2005ASTER and MODIS Workshop at the Association of American Geographers (AAG) Annual Meeting 2005
Denver, CO

Sunday, March 13, 2005ASTER Workshop at the 3rd…