Web Links for GPHY 487 and GPHY 587

Online References/Texts on Remote Sensing

Sources of Free Imagery

  • EOS Data Gateway (DAAC).  Your source for free ASTER, MODIS, and data from NASA’s Earth Observing System Satellites.
  • The University of Maryland’s Global Land Cover Facility (GLCF), which archives a variety of satellite imagery, but primarily LANDSAT.
  • USGS National Land-Cover Dataset (NLCD)
  • Main EROS website.  This links to DAAC as well as DEMs, the NLCD, aerial photos, etc.
  • MontanaView.  Public access to satellite imagery of the state.
  • The Digital Northern Great Plains site from the Upper Midwest Aerospace Consortium has a variety of Landsat, MODIS, ASTER, a couple of Quickbird (eastern ND) and some SRTM scenes.
  • Free sample AVIRIS data
  • Form to request free line of AVIRIS data for graduate students
  • USGS Earth Explorer

Last Updated: 7 November 2006.
If any of these links don’t work, please e-mail me anna.klene@umontana.edu.