Remote Sensing Phenology

Data and Tools

Historical remote sensing phenology (RSP) image data and graphics for the conterminous U.S. are made freely available from the USGS/EROS Center.  Three data sets are distributed: CONUS 1 km AVHRR RSP data, Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, and Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data.

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Date published: July 15, 2019

Phenology Viewer

The Phenology Viewer provides a dynamic online map interface that can be used to view USGS Remote Sensing Phenology and other datasets.

Date published: February 25, 2019

C6 Aqua Western U.S. 250 m eMODIS Remote Sensing Phenology Data

Historical remote sensing phenology (RSP) image data and graphics for the conterminous U.S. are made freely available from the USGS/EROS Center through this website. Five data sets are distributed: CONUS 1 km AVHRR RSP data, C5 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C6 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C5 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, and C6 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data.

Date published: February 25, 2019

C6 Aqua Eastern U.S. 250 m eMODIS Remote Sensing Phenology Data

Historical remote sensing phenology (RSP) image data and graphics for the conterminous U.S. are made freely available from the USGS/EROS Center through this website. Five data sets are distributed: CONUS 1 km AVHRR RSP data, C5 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C6 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C5 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, and C6 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data.

Date published: June 22, 2018

AVHRR Orbital Drift Data

A USGS EROS-led study concluded that NOAA satellite orbital drift increased the solar zenith angle (SZA), and in turn, influenced the phenological metrics. Eliminating the years with high SZA greatly reduced the influence of orbital drift on the Remote Sensing Phenology time-series. Read the full publication

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Date published: June 22, 2018

Temporally Smoothed Weekly AQUA C6 Moderate MODIS NDVI data - 250m

The Temporally Smoothed Weekly AQUA C6 Moderate MODIS NDVI data were developed to provide researchers an analysis ready NDVI dataset, at a spatial resolution of 250 meters, suitable for time series analysis applications and research. Click here to learn more.

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Date published: June 22, 2018

C5 Terra Eastern U.S. 250 m eMODIS Remote Sensing Phenology Data

Historical remote sensing phenology (RSP) image data and graphics for the conterminous U.S. are made freely available from the USGS/EROS Center through this website. Five data sets are distributed: CONUS 1 km AVHRR RSP data, C5 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C6 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C5 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, and C6 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data.

Date published: June 22, 2018

C5 Terra Western U.S. 250 m eMODIS Remote Sensing Phenology Data

Historical remote sensing phenology (RSP) image data and graphics for the conterminous U.S. are made freely available from the USGS/EROS Center through this website. Five data sets are distributed: CONUS 1 km AVHRR RSP data, C5 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C6 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C5 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, and C6 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data.

Date published: June 22, 2018

Conterminous U.S. 1 km AVHRR Remote Sensing Phenology Data

Historical remote sensing phenology (RSP) image data and graphics for the conterminous U.S. are made freely available from the USGS/EROS Center through this website. Five data sets are distributed: CONUS 1 km AVHRR RSP data, C5 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C6 Eastern CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, C5 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data, and C6 Western CONUS 250 m eMODIS RSP data.