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Vegetation Index Near Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia

15.2S 140.1E

August 8th, 2011 Category: Vegetation Index

Australia - July 17th, 2011

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of Australia, near the Gulf of Carpentaria, in the states of Queensland (right) and the Northern Territory (left).

Levels of photosynthetic activity are mixed from low (yellow) to good (green) throughout the image, although they appear higher in the northern part of the Cape York Peninsula and lower as one moves southward.

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