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Landsat Science Team Meeting — August 9-11, 2022

The 2018-2023 Landsat Science Team met for their summer meeting at the USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center in Sioux Falls, S.D. on August 9-11, 2022. This meeting coincided with the formal transition ceremony of Landsat 9 operations from NASA to the USGS. 

Landsat Science Team August 2022
The Landsat Science Team August 2022

 

Meeting Objectives:

  1. Update the Landsat Science Team on Landsat 9 operations since launch, commissioning, and checkout including Landsat 8’ status and Landsat 7’s extended science mission
  2. Update the Landsat Science Team on forthcoming changes to Landsat Collection 2 Level-2 production and Landsat 9 calibration/validation reprocessing objectives
  3. Landsat Science Team will update USGS, NASA, and Landsat project teams on science and applications advancements and accomplishments
  4. Landsat Science Team opportunity to participate in the NASA to USGS Landsat 9 Mission Transition Handover
  5. Discuss Landsat science initiatives to include data harmonization with other Earth observation missions

 

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Closed Door Session (Landsat Science Team, USGS and NASA Invitees only)

  • Landsat Science Team Exchange – Regrouping after the pandemic, retirements, and the loss of Dr. Tom Loveland (Landsat Science Team)
  • Status of ongoing Landsat Collection 2 feedback, data harmonization, and other topic actions (David Roy, MSU; Curtis Woodcock, BU)
  • USGS and NASA Sustainable Land Imaging (SLI) Initiatives (Landsat Science Team and USGS/NASA Officials)
  • Open discussion on Landsat Collection 2 feedback, data harmonization, and other topics (David Roy, MSU; Curtis Woodcock, BU)

Official Start of Public Proceedings (All)

 

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

 

Thursday, August 11, 2022

 

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All in-person attendees at the August 2022 Landsat Science Team meeting
This picture shows the in-person attendees of the Landsat Science Team meeting August 9 - 11, 2022.
Ladies in Landsat in attendance at the Landsat Science Team Meeting
This picture shows the "Ladies of Landsat" in attendance at the Landsat Science Team August 9-11, 2022. 
Various Landsat Science Team Members speaking
Various Landsat Science Team Members speaking at the August 2022 Landsat Science Team Meeting.   

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