two dozen scenes are available for a similar time period in a single year at a comparable Medea fiducial Site.

FIGURE 2.6 AMSR-E, which began operating in 2002, is a passive microwave sensor. Because the LIDPs are the same scale as AMSR-E, they would be extremely useful in assessing the performance of AMSR-E (Image courtesy of Matt Smith, Information Technology & Systems Center, University of Alabama at Huntsville).

FIGURE 2.6 AMSR-E, which began operating in 2002, is a passive microwave sensor. Because the LIDPs are the same scale as AMSR-E, they would be extremely useful in assessing the performance of AMSR-E (Image courtesy of Matt Smith, Information Technology & Systems Center, University of Alabama at Huntsville).



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