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North Dakota drone test site set to fly high at all hours

...8,000 feet. The pictures from higher altitudes will be compared to those from a smaller drone at 400 feet and satellite images to see what's best at identifying crop conditions such as nutrient deficiencies, disease symptoms and specific...
Refuge Notebook: New aerial photography technology - little camera, big picture

...but it works 24/7 for cheap. The resolution of the final orthophoto was about three times that of a commercial satellite image. You can experiment with creating mosaics and three dimensional models yourself through several websites like https...

...000 customers who were affected by the warning.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released a satellite image showing a small but concentrated algae bloom centered right where Toledo draws its water supply, said Jeff Reutter...
Wildfire has not jumped Funny River road

...dwarfing portions of Soldotna, Kasilof, Clam Gulch and running south along the eastern shore of the Cook Inlet. A satellite image posted by the Alaska Department of Natural Resources-Division of Forestry on Tuesday showed heavy smoke from the...

...planning and resource management, said besides checking the ice density in person, they've also been checking satellite images that show the ice melting.The caves have been hugely popular this season, with an estimated 124,000 people visiting...
News in mud and thatch huts.As the cyclone swept across the Bay of Bengal toward the Indian coast Saturday, satellite images showed its spinning tails covering an area larger than France.U.S. forecasters had repeatedly warned that Phailin...

...Geophysicist Dave Schneider says seismicity accompanied the emission, which was continuing and first noticed by a pilot.Satellite images show ash move southeast of the 8,262-foot volcano, which is located about 625 miles southwest of Anchorage...
On the water, then and now

...hazard-marking buoys in those days, and no radios, radar or depth-sounders. There were no weather reports, let alone satellite images of weather. There was no Coast Guard. If you were near land in a storm, your vessel might be blown toward shore...
Fishing | Outdoors
Thumb on the pulse of life: Phenology in the context of change

...presumably become earlier as the climate warms, and long-term trends can be detected by looking at sequences of satellite images over time. Maybe you are waiting for the snow to melt, the fish to run, or the first song of the sparrow this...
911 center gets computer-aided dispatch program

...service. Another screen is stacked on top of the middle screen, displaying a digital map, which can be viewed as a satellite image or as a graphic representation. Using radio designator numbers, the map displays where units are in real time...


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