Vegetation Index of Isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico17.0N 95W
This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec and part of the Yucatán Peninsula, in Mexico. The index is generally good (green) along the coasts and on the peninsula.
The highest index of photosynthetic activity can be observed along the mountain ranges running parallel to the coast. The lowest index (yellow) is visible inland to the west, between the ranges.