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Satellites forewarn of locust plagues

13 June 2017

Satellites are helping to predict favourable conditions for desert locusts to swarm, which poses a threat to agricultural production and, subsequently, livelihoods and food security.

New SMOS Level 3 salinity products available

26 May 2017

New salinity products are available at CATDS (Centre Aval de Traitement des Données SMOS).

A new correction for systematic errors (land-sea and seasonal-latitudinal) has been implemented in CATDS CPDC and in CATDS CEC LOCEAN.

SMOS level 2 sea surface salinity products v662 released to users

15 May 2017

ESA would like to inform that SMOS level 2 sea surface salinity products version v662 are now available to the users.

SMOS Nominal Production resumed on 12 May 2017

12 May 2017

As planned, the SMOS Nominal Production has been resumed in the morning of 12 May 2017, after the operational deployment of the new L2OS v662 processor.

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SMOS brings Mediterranean salinity into focus

11 May 2017

ESA's SMOS mission maps variations in soil moisture and salt in the surface waters of the open oceans. When the satellite was designed, it was not envisaged that it would be able to measure salinity in smaller seas like the Mediterranean, but SMOS has again surpassed expectations.

SMOS Nominal Production will be stopped on 10 May 2017 at 07:00 UTC for L2OS v662 processor operational deployment

10 May 2017

Due to the operational deployment of the new L2OS v662 processor, SMOS Level-1 and Level-2 Nominal Production will be stopped on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 at 07:00 UTC.

EO-SSO downtime for maintenance - 04 May 2017

03 May 2017

A planned system maintenance will be affecting the availability of all Earth Observation (EO) SSO services at ESA-ESRIN.

The activity has been scheduled on Thursday 04 May 2017 from 09:00 to 12:00 CEST.

Reminder 24 April deadline - Global Ocean Salinity and the Water Cycle Workshop

14 April 2017

For all interested users, we kindly remind that the abstract submission and registration deadline of 24 April 2017 for the "Global Ocean Salinity and the Water Cycle Workshop" is approaching.

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Satellite cousins have ice covered

16 December 2016

Although not designed to deliver information on ice, ESA's Earth Explorer SMOS satellite can detect thin sea-ice. Since its cousin, CryoSat, is better at measuring thicker ice scientists have found a way of using these missions together to yield an even clearer picture of the changing Arctic.

ESRIN - EO-SSO maintenance 15 December 2016

14 December 2016

A planned system maintenance at ESA-ESRIN will be affecting all Earth Observation (EO) SSO services; the activity has been scheduled on Thursday 15 December from 09:30 to 10:30 CET.

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