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RMRS-GTR-179DVD: NDVI and Derived Image Data: 1989-2005


Bartlette, Roberta A.; Tirmenstein, Debra A.; Eidenshink, Jeffery C. 2006. NDVI and Derived Image Data: 1989-2005. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-179-DVD. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. One 6-DVD set.

Weekly vegetation greenness map data of the conterminous United States at 1- km resolution for 1989 through 2005 are presented on DVDs in three image types: Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI), Relative Greenness (RG), and Departure from Average (DA). The NDVI weekly mean, weekly median, and 15-year (1989­2003) maximum and minimum images are included. Data are presented in GEOTIFF format for ease of viewing with photo image software of for import and analysis with geographic information system (GIS) or image processing software.

Keywords: Normalized Difference Vegetation Index, NDVI, relative greenness, departure from average, vegetation greenness, Earth Resources Observation and Science Data Center, remote sensing, Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer, AVHRR


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Title: RMRS-GTR-179DVD: NDVI and Derived Image Data: 1989-2005
Electronic Publish Date: October 17, 2006
Last Update:
October 17, 2006

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