Remote sensing

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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Drone2Map for Utility Inspections and Corridor Management

Drone2Map for Utility Inspections and Corridor Management

Drone2Map for Utility Inspections and Corridor Management See how Drone2Map supports inspection of electric transmission towers along a transmission corridor. 2D and 3D imagery created with Drone2Map are used to analyze the corridor to identify where growing vegetation is a safety threat to the towers. The Cajon Pass, east of Los Angeles,California, is a busy corridor with many transmission lines, ...

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