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Image of the Week – Pine Island Glacier’s Newest Iceberg

Image of the Week – Pine Island Glacier’s Newest Iceberg

Image of the Week – Pine Island Glacier’s Newest Iceberg These Landsat 8 images show the latest iceberg to break free in Antarctica’s Pine Island. Warmer ocean waters are melting the ice from beneath, causing increasing instability. At the USGS EROS Center, we study land change, operate the Landsat satellites, and maintain the longest, continuously acquired collection of images of ...

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Image of the Week – Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

Image of the Week – Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

Image of the Week – Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria Landsat 8 imagery shows the change in vegetation on Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. At the USGS EROS Center, we study land change, operate the Landsat satellites, and maintain the longest, continuously acquired collection of images of the Earth’s land surface.

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