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Vegetation Index of Ireland, the United Kingdom, France and Spain – March 26th, 2011

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March 26th, 2011 Category: Image of the day, Vegetation Index

United Kingdom, Ireland, France - March 23rd, 2011

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of Ireland (left), the United Kingdom (center), France (right) and Spain (full image, below). Most of the land appears green, indicating good levels of photosynthetic activity.

There are also some areas of high activity (rusty red), mainland in southern Ireland, southwestern England, and northwestern France. Areas of low activity (yellow) are present mainly in Scotland, along the western coast of Ireland, and in Spain.

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