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Landsat: A Global Land Imaging Program

Overview of the history of this satellite imaging system, with details about the way in which it collects information about the earth's surface.

by Byrnes, Raymond A.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3057
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Geography, Instrument design and development, Interagency programs, Multispectral imaging

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