Vegetation index map prepared by the Earth Scan Laboratory of the Department of Oceanography and Coastal Science at Louisiana State University by direct interception and processing of NOAA 12 and 14 Polar Orbiting Satellites AVHRR (Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometers) data. Green shows various types of dry vegetation, brown is marsh, blue open water, and red is rivers, coastlines, and state boundaries.
Users with Internet access may see more images at the Earth Scan Web site by clicking here.
Users without Internet access may call the Earth Scan Lab for more information at: (504)388-2957 or write to:
Louisiana State University
Coastal Studies Institute
412 Howe-Russell Geoscience Complex
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-7257
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey
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