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Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign Webinar - Beginning Year 3

Updated on September 18, 2020 - 11:53 AM CDT
Posted on August 19, 2020 - 8:47 AM CDT

9/15/2020 (Tue) - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM CDT

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Tuesday, September 15, 2020 @ 2:00pm EDT (6:00pm UTC): Kicking Off Year 3 With Tree Height Research Using Satellites and Ground-Based Instruments: The importance of tree and vegetation research to help us understand our changing planet. Join us for the Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign with the first of our featured science talks for Year 3 of the campaign. Dr. Nancy Glenn, a researcher from Boise State University, the University of New South Wales and an ICESat-2 Mission Early Adopter will discuss her research with trees and tree canopy height, reinforcing the importance of research for students, and why tree height and land cover are important to helping us understand our planet. Dr. Glenn will also discuss the use of satellite data from ICESat-2 and Landsat, showcasing how this satellite data can be used in research.

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Topic: Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign Webinar - Beginning Year 3

Time: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 02:00 PM EDT (6:00pm UTC)

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Meeting ID: 757 824 1037

Passcode: WFF610W20