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Scroll through the images below to see more of the fascinating science projects we are conducting at the Fort Collins Science Center. These are just a handful of the many amazing shots by FORT scientists and support staff that you will find on our website.

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December 28, 2020

Earth Observation User Case: Using Landsat to Connect Space to Village

Social scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Fort Collins Science Center – in collaboration with the USGS National Land Imaging Program – conduct Earth observation user case studies using qualitative research methods. Using standard scientific methods, they are better able to understand the variety of Earth observation users, including how they use and value

November 20, 2020

Using Landsat and Machine Learning to Map Urban Change

Social scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Fort Collins Science Center – in collaboration with the USGS National Land Imaging Program – conduct Earth observation user case studies using qualitative research methods. Using standard scientific methods, they are better able to understand the variety of Earth observation users, including how they use and value

November 20, 2020

Earth Observation User Case Study: Ladies of Landsat

Social scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Fort Collins Science Center – in collaboration with the USGS National Land Imaging Program – conduct Earth observation user case studies using qualitative research methods. Using standard scientific methods, they are better able to understand the variety of Earth observation users, including how they use and value

Scientist holding brown treesnake
October 21, 2020

Scientist holding brown treesnake

A USGS scientist holds an invasive brown treesnake.

Crista Straub USGS Fort Collins Science Center
August 21, 2018

Crista Straub USGS Fort Collins Science Center

Crista Straub USGS Fort Collins Science Center

USDA Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) field planted for pollinators
June 30, 2018

USDA Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) field planted for pollinators

USDA Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) field planted for pollinators

Using telemetry to track movement, habitat use and dispersal of frogs in an Iowa wetland
June 30, 2018

Using telemetry to track movement, habitat use and dispersal of frogs

Using telemetry to track movement, habitat use and dispersal of frogs in an Iowa wetland.

A false-color aerial photo illuminates the stark contrast between irrigated center pivot cropland and dryland agriculture in eas
June 30, 2018

A false-color aerial photo

A false-color aerial photo illuminates the stark contrast between irrigated center pivot cropland and dryland agriculture in eastern Washington

USGS scientist conducting agricultural research
June 30, 2018

USGS scientist conducting agricultural research

USGS scientist conducting agricultural research

Agricultural field
June 30, 2018

Agricultural field

Agricultural field

Agricultural field and wetland
June 30, 2018

Agricultural field and wetland

Agricultural field and wetland

Select CRP fields for on-site assessments
June 30, 2018

Select CRP fields for on-site assessments

This map shows the distribution of select Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) fields for on-site assessments.