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Landsat—The watchman that never sleeps

July 12, 2016

In western North America, where infestations of mountain pine beetles continue to ravage thousands of acres of forest lands, Landsat satellites bear witness to the onslaught in a way that neither humans nor most other satellites can see.

Publication Year 2016
Title Landsat—The watchman that never sleeps
DOI 10.3133/fs20163045
Authors Steven Young
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Fact Sheet
Series Number 2016-3045
Index ID fs20163045
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center