Data Products for the Indian Remote Sensing SatellitesEntry ID: NRSC_IRS_LISS_PRODUCT
Abstract: The series of indian Remote sensing satellites like IRS-1A,IRS-1B,IRS-1C,IRS-1D,IRS-P4,IRS-P6,IRS-P5 with spatial resolution ranging from 360m to 2.5m and also with pancromatic and multispectral imaging capability,catering to the needs of the country in managing its natural resources. Today, IRS data is being used for a diverse range of applications such as crop acreage and production estimation ... of major crops, drought monitoring and assessment based on vegetation condition, flood risk zone mapping and flood damage assessment, hydro-geo-morphological maps for locating underground water resources, irrigation command area status monitoring, snowmelt run-off estimation, land use and land cover mapping, urban planning, biodiversity characterization, forest survey, wetland mapping, environmental impact analysis, mineral prospecting, coastal studies, integrated surveys for developing sustainable action plans and so on.
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Start Date: 1970-01-01