Figure : land-cover-change-nevada

Land cover change in Nevada

Figure 2.13

U.S. Geological Survey Land Remote Sensing Program, National Aeronautics and Space Administration

This figure appears in chapter 2 of the Our Changing Planet: The U.S. Global Change Research Program for Fiscal Year 2016 report.

http://climate.nasa.gov/state_of_flux#Western_Las_Vegas_930x370.jpg.

Land cover change, such as the rapid urban expansion of Las Vegas shown above (left: 1992; right: 2013), interacts with climate change in complex ways. Scenarios can be used to understand and plan for the plausible permutations of these and other interacting processes in the Earth system. (Source: USGS Landsat)

When citing this figure, please reference Images collected by Landsat satellite on September 10, 1992 (left panel) and October 6, 2013 (right panel). Retrieved as a single image (panels not separated) in March 2015 from NASA Images of Change.

Free to use with credit to the original figure source.


This figure is composed of these images :
You are viewing /report/usgcrp-ocpfy2016/chapter/federal-investments-global-change-research/figure/land-cover-change-nevada in HTML

Alternatives : JSON YAML Turtle N-Triples JSON Triples RDF+XML RDF+JSON Graphviz SVG