The new release of EOLI-SA (v 7.0.6) is now available for download on the EOLI-SA web pages. All users will be requested to perform the update in order to continue working with EOLI-SA. Further information on changes and new features is available in the Release Notes for the new version.
19 May 2010
Scientists monitoring the US oil spill with ESA's Envisat radar satellite say that it has entered the Loop Current, a powerful conveyor belt that flows clockwise around the Gulf of Mexico towards Florida.
During the period 10-20 March 2010, erroneous SCIAMACHY Level 1b off-line products of version 7.03 were available for download on the D-PAC FTP server. 660 SCIAMACHY Level 1b products in the time range 2003 - 2009 were generated during the SCIAMACHY Level 0 to Level 1b full mission reprocessing campaign using outdated auxiliary files.
As ESA's SMOS mission nears the end of its commissioning, a new network will provide harmonised global datasets of soil moisture measurements collected from the ground, ensuring the data received from space are as accurate as possible.
Plots of the planned ERS-2 SAR acquisitions for the coming week are available here.
Planning over the Sri Lanka flood
Earth Watching Activities
Image of the Week
Envisat captures a crescent-shaped string of plankton in the North Sea weaving through the Scandinavian region. Norway (left) and Sweden (right), part of the Scandinavian Peninsula, are visible at the top, and Denmark is at bottom right.
Earth Observation Resources
6 September 2010 - 10 September 2010
The European Space Agency (ESA) in cooperation with the Polish
Academy of Sciences' Space Research Centre is organizing a training
course named: Radar Remote Sensing Course that is addressed to
Universities, Scientific Community, Institutions and Organisms
making use of geoinformation. The course will provide participants
with introduction to the microwave remote sensing technology as
well as end-user applications examples of this technique within the