UGEC Viewpoints

NASA Names Holloway as National H-AQAST Leader

Health and Air Quality Applied Science Team (H-AQAST) will connect advanced Earth observations with decision-maker needs.

Wisconsin Land Cover Map

Wisconsin Land Cover Map

Mutlu Ozdogan works with cartographers and the Department of Natural Resources to update Wisconsin's land cover map.

Food Waste Cookbook

Capstone Students Create Food Waste Cookbook

Students in a course taught by Holly Gibbs and Tyler Lark created a recipe book to help people cook with food scraps and leftovers.

Landsat image showing location and extent of rice paddy in Mekong River Delta

Kontgis Published in Remote Sensing of Environment

Mapping rice paddy extent and intensification in the Vietnamese Mekong River Delta with dense time stacks of Landsat data results suggest that rice production has intensified from 2000 to 2010.

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Landsat image showing location and extent of rice paddy in Mekong River Delta
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Latest News

July 20, 2016
Tyler Lark awarded "Best Oral Presentation” student award at the North American Congress for Conservation Biology (NACCB) meeting
Tyler presented his dissertation research: Mapping grassland and cropland conversions across the United States.

June 09, 2016
Holloway Attends Leshner Leadership Institute
Tracey Holloway spends week in June as part of the AAAS Leshner Leadership Institute, kicking off a year-long public engagement fellowship.
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Latest Publications

2016 · Land
Smallholders, Agrarian Reform, and Globalization in the Brazilian Amazon: Cattle versus the Environment
AUTHOR(S): Pereira, R., C.S Simmons, and R. Walker

2015 · International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation
Global rain-fed, irrigated, and paddy croplands: A new high resolution map derived from remote sensing, crop inventories and climate data
AUTHOR(S): Salmon, J.M., M.A. Friedl, S. Frolking, D. Wisser, and E. M. Douglas

2015 · Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres
An evaluation of CMAQ NO2 using observed chemistry-meteorology correlations
AUTHOR(S): Harkey, M., T. Holloway, J. Oberman, and E. Scotty