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Automated Registration and Orthorectification Package (AROP)
Entry ID: USDA_ARS_AROP

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Summary
Abstract: Accurate geo-referencing information is a basic requirement for combining remote satellite imagery with other geographic information. To detect changes in time-series satellite images, it is extremely important for the images to be precisely co-registered and orthorectified, so that images acquired from different sensors and dates can be compared directly.

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Description: Access the Automated Registration and Orthorectification Package (AROP) (registration required).
Service Citation
Originators: Gao., F., Masek, J. G., Wolfe, R. F.
Title: Automated Registration and Orthorectification Package (AROP)
Release_Date: 2009
Provider: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Edition: 2.2.6
URL: http://www.ars.usda.gov/services/software/download.htm?softwareid=3...
Service Keywords
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >VISUALIZATION/IMAGE PROCESSING Parameter Definition
DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING >TRANSFORMATION/CONVERSION Parameter Definition

Platform
LANDSAT Ancillary Description
Access Constraints User registration is required before downloading.
Use Constraints The package is now being released at no cost to the public for further development. ARS is releasing the AROP so that interested parties can use the software tool for their own needs and purposes. ARS does not foresee providing monetary or technical support to refine, adapt, or use this software tool, and provides no warranty for its use for any purpose. ARS does not reserve any rights or interests in the work that may be performed by others to refine or adapt it. ARS does reserve the right to continue its own refinement of the current version of the software package at a later date, should program needs require it.
Ancillary Keywords
Geo-referencing
Satellite Imagery
Remote Sensing

Service Provider
USDA/ARS > Agricultural Research Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.ars.usda.gov

Service Provider Personnel
Name: USDA-ARS
Phone: 254-770-6500
Fax: 254-770-6561
Contact Address:
USDA-ARS
Grassland Soil and Water Research Laboratory
808 E. Blackland Rd.
City: Temple
Province or State: TX
Postal Code: 76502
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
USDA-ARS
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 254-770-6500
Fax: 254-770-6561
Contact Address:
USDA-ARS
Grassland Soil and Water Research Laboratory
808 E. Blackland Rd.
City: Temple
Province or State: TX
Postal Code: 76502
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2012-04-25
SERF Last Revision Date: 2012-05-01
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