Release of AρρEEARS Version 3.6

Jul 01, 2022

Version 3.6 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released.

The release includes the addition of two Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 tiled data products from NASA’s Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC). These include:

  • MODIS/Terra+Aqua Leaf Area Index/FPAR 8-Day L4 Global 500 m SIN Grid V061 (MCD15A2H)
  • MODIS/Terra+Aqua Leaf Area Index/FPAR 4-Day L4 Global 500 m SIN Grid V061 (MCD15A3H)

About AρρEEARS

AρρEEARS offers a simple and efficient way to perform data access and transformation processes by enabling users to download only the data they need. AρρEEARS provides access to a wide range of environmental variables derived from sources such as MODIS onboard the Terra and Aqua satellites, the Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) mission, as well as population information from the Gridded Population of the World (GPW) Version 4 collection.

A complete listing of data products available in AρρEEARS can be found on the Available Products list. Additional resources for using AρρEEARS are available on the LP DAAC E-Learning page.

Have questions? Contact LP DAAC User Services at