Science and Applications from Space, and a variety of airborne sensors and acquisitions to enable analyses not possible using only moderate-resolution multispectral data. These measurements should include, but not be restricted to, the following:

• Airborne and spaceborne fine-resolution remote sensing data from public and commercial sources that can be used for detailed land use and land cover, urban infrastructure, transportation, hydrology, and disaster response;

• LiDAR data that can be used to extract precise digital surface and terrain models, building and vegetation height information, and vegetation canopy and its internal structure information;

• Synthetic aperture radar (SAR) and interferometric SAR (InSAR) images at resolutions suitable for studies of deformation, elevations, and surface cover; and

• Hyperspectral data collection and information extraction capabilities for hydrology, ecosystem health and biodiversity, and soil science and mineralogy.



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