Dr. Ana Prados
Dr. Amy K. Huff
Battelle Memorial Institute
9:00 – 9:30
Remote sensing is a method of obtaining information about the properties of an object without coming into physical contact with it.
Satellite data are used for many applications, including monitoring global weather, studying climate change, and observing the environment.
Satellites provide consistent, routine, global coverage of environmental events
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Advantages far outweigh the challenges!