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Landsat Science Team: 2016 winter meeting summary

June 1, 2016

The winter meeting of the joint U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)–NASA Landsat Science Team (LST) was held January 12-14, 2016, at Virginia Tech University in Blacksburg, VA. LST co-chairs Tom Loveland [USGS’s Earth Resources Observation and Science Data Center (EROS)—Senior Scientist] and Jim Irons [NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC)—Landsat 8 Project Scientist] welcomed more than 50 participants to the three-day meeting. The main objectives of this meeting focused on identifying priorities and approaches to improve the global moderate-resolution satellite record. Overall, the meeting was geared more towards soliciting team member recommendations on several rapidly evolving issues, than on providing updates on individual research activities. All the presentations given at the meeting are available at landsat.usgs. gov//science_LST_january2016.php.

Publication Year 2016
Title Landsat Science Team: 2016 winter meeting summary
Authors Todd Schroeder, Thomas Loveland, Michael A. Wulder, James R. Irons
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title The Earth Observer
Index ID 70170079
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center