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Vegetation Index Around Lake Kariba, Zambia and Zimbabwe

16.9S 27.9E

June 21st, 2012 Category: Vegetation Index

Zambia - January 6th, 2012

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of parts of Zambia (upper left) and Zimbabwe (lower right). Visible on the border between the two countries, on the right side of the image, is Lake Kariba, the world’s largest artificial lake and reservoir by volume. The vegetation index throughout the image is mostly good (green), with higher levels (rusty red) visible in the upper left quadrant.

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