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Photosynthetic Activity in France – October 4th, 2011

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October 4th, 2011 Category: Image of the day, Vegetation Index

France - October 3rd, 2011

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of France (right), as well as parts of the United Kingdom (top center), Ireland (top left) and Spain (below).

The index is generally good (green) throughout, with some areas of high photosynthetic activity (rusty red) in Wales and southwestern England, and the Manche department of Normandy in northern France. The index is lowest (yellow) in southern France and across the Pyrenees, in Spain.

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