Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign September 2021 Webinar
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Tuesday, September 21, 2021 @ 1:00pm EDT (5:00pm UTC). Celebrating Land Cover and Tree Height Observations from the Ground and Space with the Launch of the Landsat 9 Satellite: Celebrating the First Three Years of the Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign by Taking a Deeper Dive into the Landsat, ICESat-2, GEDI, GPM, and ECOSTRESS Missions. This webinar will highlight the first three years of the Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign by showcasing the land cover, tree height, and greenings observations taken by students, citizen scientists and space-based satellites and instruments, during the first three years of the campaign. Join the campaign team to learn more about these missions, as well as celebrating the recent launch of the Landsat 9 Satellite, including the new Camp Landsat Project. Participants will learn all about the Landsat series of satellites, including the recently launched Landsat 9 and its importance of looking at change over time. The webinar will also focus on several other NASA missions and instruments vital to studying our planet’s land cover, trees, plants, and carbon cycle. The webinar will finish up with an informal discussion on what’s to come with the campaign.