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Vegetation Index of the Mississippi River Basin, USA

33.8N 91.2W

February 2nd, 2010 Category: Rivers, Vegetation Index

USA - January 1st, 2010

USA - January 1st, 2010

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of the land in the Mississippi River Basin, in the United States of America. Visible states include Mississippi, Arkansas, Tennessee and Missouri.

The photosynthetic activity here ranges from good (green) to low (yellow), with land to the southwest,  in Arkansas, showing the best activity and land to the north showing the least activity. The river and its tributaries appear blue.

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