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Earth observation

Earth observation is not only of essential importance when it comes to increasing our knowledge of the earth, but it also allows better management of out planet. Dutch Space is always eager to apply its extended knowledge and experience to Earth Observation related projects.

Netherlands from Space

Netherlands from space

At this moment Dutch Space participates in major earth observation projects, such as Envisat, metop and eos aura.

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DS External Link iconESA Earth Observation Page (http://earth.esa.int/)

DS External Link iconEarth observation User Services (http://earth.esa.int/services/esa_doc/): library(includes free documents, CDs and DVDs), introductory material can be found at the section General information on Remote Sensing

DS External Link iconObserving the Earth (http://www.esa.int/esaEO/index.html)


DS External Link iconEarth Observatory (http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/) (including many subsections)

DS External Link iconEarth Observing System - Project Science Office (http://eospso.gsfc.nasa.gov/) 

DS External Link iconVisible Earth (http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/) presents beautiful pictures of the Earth 

DS External Link iconBlue Marble (http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/Newsroom/BlueMarble/): (very) high resolution mosaics of the whole Earth, including seasonal changes (http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view_set.php?categoryID=2355)

DS External Link iconApplication of remote sensing for natural hazards (http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/)


KNMI (Royal Dutch Meteorological Institute):

DS External Link iconSatellite Earth Observation Products (http://www.knmi.nl/kodac/Satellite_EO_Products/index.html) 

DS External Link iconOMI Home Page (http://www.knmi.nl/omi/publ-nl/nieuws/index.html)