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Vegetation Index Around the Black Sea and Sea of Azov

44.3N 36.1E

May 9th, 2011 Category: Vegetation Index

Black Sea - April 27th, 2011

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index around the Black Sea (center) and Sea of Azov (above).

Levels of photosynthetic activity are generally good (green) along the shorelines of the Black Sea, with one exception along the northeastern shores, and throughout the Crimean Peninsula, except for its southeastern shores. Those areas of exception show lower levels of activity (yellow).

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