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Click below to see go to the rainforest space images websites:
• GLOBAL RESOURCE INFORMATION DATABASE (DEC '04)
Complete satellite image (low-resolution) library of Brazilian Amazonia, with clickable map. (Follow the links: Data sets > Amazonia From Space.)
• NASA CLASSROOM OF THE FUTURE (DEC '04)
Classroom exercises in analysis of environmental change with computer-based activities using a Landset database of satellites images from Brazil.
• NASA (JOHNSON SPACE CENTER) SPACE SHUTTLE (DEC '04)
Images from STS 107 (last flight of Columbia) show complex interactions between smoke and the atmosphere.
Images from space shuttle Endeavour show complex patterns where the the Rio Negro joins the main stream of the Amazon River near, Brazil.
Image from STS 079 shows effects of economic activity on forest cover in Rondonia.
Image from STS-088 (Endeavour) shows partial cloud cover above the mouth of the Amazon.
Oblique view of the Amazon basin shows a pall of smoke covering Bolivia.
• US GLOBAL CHANGE RESEARCH AND INFORMATION OFFICE (DEC '04)
Consequences: The nature and implications of environmental changeTwo side-by-side satellite images, one taken 1975, the other in 1992 show the extent of clear-cutting in the state of Rondonia.