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Vegetation Index of Arnhem Land, Australia

13.9S 136.5E

June 30th, 2011 Category: Vegetation Index

Australia - June 22nd, 2011

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of the Arnhem Land Region, one of the five regions of the Northern Territory of Australia. It is located in the north-eastern corner of the territory and has an area of 97,000 km.

The land near the coast and on  Groote Eylandt (the large island in the Gulf of Carpentaria) shows a good vegetation index (green), while the land further inland has a low index (yellow) of photosynthetic activity.

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