Case Studies

North Sea
South West Delta Region, the Netherlands
IJsselmeer Delta Region, the Netherlands
San Francisco Bay, California, USA
Houston, Gaveston Bay, Texas, USA
New York, Hudson River / East River Basins, USA
New Orleans, Mississippi River Delta, USA
Pearl River Delta, China
Mekong Delta, Vietnam
Ganges Delta, Bangladesh
Paraná River Delta, Argentina
Po River Delta, Italy
Jacuí River Delta, Brazil

North Sea. Courtesy Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

The Netherlands. Courtesy Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

San Francisco Bay. Courtesy Jesse Allen and Robert Simmon, using data provided by the U.S. Geological Survey and NASA. Caption by Michael Carlowicz

Houston/ Gaveston Bay. Courtesy NASA. Image created by Jesse Allen, using data provided courtesy of NASA/ GSFC/ METI/ ERSDAC/ JAROS, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team. Caption by Michon Scott

New York. Courtesy NASA/GSFC/MITI/ERSDAC/JAROS, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team

Mississippi Delta. Courtesy Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

Pearl River Delta. Courtesy NASA. Image by Jesse Allen Landsat 3 MSS data by the University of Maryland’s Global Land Cover Facility. Landsat 7 ETM+ data courtesy NASA/GSFC

Mekong Delta. Courtesy of Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

Ganges Delta. Courtesy of USGS EROS Data Center Satellite Systems Branch

Parana Delta. Courtesy Jacques Descloitres, MODISRapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC