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Vegetation and Temperature Condition Index (VT)
Entry ID: NOAA_VT


Summary
Abstract: The images are color-coded maps of vegetation condition (health)
estimated by the Vegetation and Temperature Condition Index (VT). The
VT is a numerical index, which changes from 0 to 100 characterizing
change in vegetation conditions from extremely poor (0) to excellent
(100). Fair conditions are coded by green color (50), which changes to
brown and red when conditions deteriorate and to blue ... View entire text
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Description: Access to imagery and data
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Kogan, F.N.
Dataset Title: Vegetation and Temperature Condition Index (VT)
Dataset Release Date: 1997-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Suitland, MD
Dataset Publisher: NOAA/NESDIS
Version: Not provided
Online Resource: http://orbit-net.nesdis.noaa.gov/crad/sat/surf/vci/index.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1985-01-01
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: weekly
Data Set Progress
ACTIVE
Distribution
Distribution Media: online WWW
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: Felix.Kogan at noaa.gov
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-11-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-06-07


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