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Vegetation Index East and West of the Mississippi River, USA

33.3N 91.1W

May 19th, 2010 Category: Rivers, Vegetation Index

USA - April 28th, 2010

USA - April 28th, 2010

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of the land east and west of the Mississippi River in the United States of America. The states of Mississippi, Arkansas, Tennessee and Missouri are visible here in the Mississippi Basin.

The river, its tributaries, and surrounding marshy areas appear yellow in color. The rest of the terrain appears green, indicating a good index of photosynthetic activity, and red, indicating high activity.

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