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Vegetation Index of Mexico Near Isthmus of Tehuantepec

16.3N 97.4W

July 25th, 2011 Category: Vegetation Index

Mexico - July 23rd, 2011

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of Mexico, from the Gulf of Mexico (above) to the Pacific Ocean (below). The majority of the image shows good photosynthetic activity (green).

Some areas of high activity (rusty red) can be observed, particularly along the Pacific Coast west of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Areas of low activity (yellow) can be seen further inland.

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