NASA Data Made Easy: LP DAAC's Tools for Ecological Research

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Published: Aug. 6, 2020

Note: This video is one in a series that was presented as part of a workshop during the Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting 2020.

NASA’s Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) provides an introduction to the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AppEEARS) and other E-learning resources relevant to the Ecology community.

All of the videos in the series can be found here.

Relevant Products

Product Long Name
MCD43A4.006 MODIS/Terra+Aqua Nadir BRDF-Adjusted Reflectance (NBAR) Daily L3 Global 500 m SIN Grid
MOD11A1.006 MODIS/Terra Land Surface Temperature/Emissivity Daily L3 Global 1 km SIN Grid
MOD13A3.006 MODIS/Terra Vegetation Indices Monthly L3 Global 1 km SIN Grid
SRTMGL1.003 NASA Shuttle Radar Topography Mission Global 1 arc second
MCD12Q1.006 MODIS/Terra+Aqua Land Cover Type Yearly L3 Global 500 m SIN Grid
MOD17A3HGF.006 MODIS/Terra Net Primary Production Gap-Filled Yearly L4 Global 500 m SIN Grid

Tools

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

The Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) offers users a si…