Earth Observation Day Tutorials

America View Earth Observation DayIn preparation for AmericaView’s 2013 Earth Observation Day, members of the UGA Chapter of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) developed a series of tutorials on the use of remote sensing techniques and satellite image manipulation targeted at Grades K6-12. Use the links below to access these tutorials, including some additional materials.

Teachers with PC labs should start here for an overview, and to get access to the free software and free imagery.  Teachers using Macs should start here. A helpful glossary of terms is available here.

 

Tutorial 1: Viewing Remote Sensing Imagery (PC Teacher version with notes, PC Student version, Mac Teacher version with notes, Mac Student version).

Tutorial 2: Unsupervised Land Cover Classification (PC Teacher version with notes, PC Student version, Mac Teacher version with notes, Mac Student version).

Tutorial 3: Supervised Land Cover Classification (PC Teacher version with notes, PC Student versionMac Teacher version with notes, Mac Student version).

Tutorial 4: Land Cover Change Analysis (PC Teacher version with notes, PC Student versionMac Teacher version with notes, Mac Student version).

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