California Normalized Differences Vegetation Index

Frank Davis, University of California, Santa Barbera

This is a movie of normalized differences vegetation index (NDVI) images as an animation from march 1990 to dec 1991 (each scene is about two weeks apart) the animation shows the greening up of the state of california throughout a growing season. the brightest areas contain the healthiest vegetation.

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The following is an image representation of the elevations for the state of california as an 8 bit representation.