May 18, 2015 - Landsat 8 TIRS Reprocessing Complete
The reprocessing effort to provide valid thermal data for Landsat 8 scenes acquired December 19, 2014 to March 13, 2015 has been completed. The reprocessing was done in response to the TIRS side-b electronics swap that is documented on the May 8, 2015 notice on http://landsat.usgs.gov/calibration_notices.php.
May 7, 2015 - Upcoming Website Unavailability
On Thursday, May 21, 2015, this site will become unavailable at 6:00 pm CT, until 9:00 pm CT due to USGS EROS network upgrades. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
May 1, 2015 - 2015 William T. Pecora Award Announcement
Nominations for the William T. Pecora Award, presented annually to individuals or groups that have made outstanding contributions toward understanding the Earth by means of remote sensing, must be received by June 15, 2015. (Read More)
April 27, 2015 - NASA, USGS Begin Work on Landsat 9
NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) have started work on Landsat 9, planned to launch in 2023, which will provide mission-critical continuity in the Earth-observing program’s record of land images. (Read More)