Remote Sensing with IDRISI, co-authored by Timothy Warner and David J. Campagna, published by Geocarto International Centre in Hong Kong, is available for purchase from Clark Labs. The text is ideal for students and professionals seeking a hands-on, guided exploration of the fundamental issues in remote sensing and image processing, using the techniques and approaches within the IDRISI software.
In 1972 NASA launched the Earth Resources Technology Satellite (ETRS), now known as Landsat 1, and on February 11, 2013 launched Landsat 8. Currently the United States has collected 40 continuous years of satellite records of land remote sensing data from satellites similar to these. Even though this data is valuable to improving many different ... [read more]