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Vegetation Index of Southeast Asia

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May 4th, 2011 Category: Vegetation Index

Southeast Asia - April 27th, 2011

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of part of Southeast Asia, including areas of Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand (right to left, above), as well as Malaysia (below) and Indonesia (bottom of full image).

Most of the image shows predominantly good (green) to high (rusty red) photosynthetic activity, particularly in Malaysia and on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. Some areas of low activity (yellow) can be observed in Cambodia near the Tonle Sap.

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