Fast Track Your Data Extraction Experience with AppEEARS! AGC 2020

Details:

Published: Oct. 20, 2020

This 90-minute "It AppEEARS we have a solution to many of your data issues!" presentation / workshop was given on October 20 at the 2020 Applied Geography Conference.

Workshop Part 1

Hands-on Workshop for Accessing, Processing, and Analyzing Fire and Vegetation data in Glacier National Park using AppEEARS.

Description:

These materials were presented as a workshop at the Applied Geography Conference on Tuesday, October 20, 2020. The goal of the workshop was to provide participants with information and resources for accessing, analyzing and downloading Terra MODIS Thermal Anomalies and Fire data and Terra MODIS Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) data using AppEEARS. This repository contains the materials used during the workshop for the AppEEARS Area Use Case #1.
Be sure to read the instructions below for how to complete the workshop on your own.

Topics Covered:

  1. Extracting data in AppEEARS
  2. Exploring results of an Area Sample request
  3. Download the contents of an AppEEARS Area Sample request

Instructions:

  1. Download and open the AGC 2020 AppEEARS Area Use Case #1 file and complete each step outlined in that document.

Workshop Part 2

Hands-on Workshop for Accessing, Processing, and Analyzing Temperature, Vegetation, and Precipitation data over bus stops in the Phoenix Metro area using AppEEARS.

Description:

These materials were presented as a workshop at the Applied Geography Conference on Tuesday, October 20, 2020. The goal of the workshop was to provide participants with information and resources for accessing, analyzing and downloading Terra MODIS Daytime and Nighttime Land Surface Temperature (LST) data, Daymet Air Temperature data, and eMODIS Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) data using AppEEARS. This repository contains the materials used during the workshop for the AppEEARS Point Use Case #2.
Be sure to read the instructions below for how to complete the workshop on your own.

Topics Covered:

  1. Extracting data in AppEEARS
  2. Exploring results of an Point Sample request
  3. Download the contents of an AppEEARS Point Sample request

Instructions:

  1. Download and open the AGC 2020 AppEEARS Point Use Case #2 file and complete each step outlined in that document.


Contact Information:

Author: Danielle Golon¹

Contact: LPDAAC@usgs.gov
Voice: +1-866-573-3222
Organization: Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC)
Website: https://lpdaac.usgs.gov/
Date last modified: 10-20-2020

¹Innovate!, Inc., contractor to the U.S. Geological Survey, Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center,
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA. Work performed under USGS contract G15PD00467 for LP DAAC2.
2LP DAAC Work performed under NASA contract NNG14HH33I.

Relevant Products

Product Long Name
MOD11A1.006 MODIS/Terra Land Surface Temperature/Emissivity Daily L3 Global 1 km SIN Grid
MOD13Q1.006 MODIS/Terra Vegetation Indices 16-Day L3 Global 250 m SIN Grid
MOD14A2.006 MODIS/Terra Thermal Anomalies/Fire 8-Day L3 Global 1 km SIN Grid

Tools

Name Filters Description
AppEEARS Decode Quality, Order, Search, Subset

The Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρE…