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Vegetation Index of the Lesser Antilles

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July 21st, 2011 Category: Vegetation Index

Antilles - July 16th, 2011

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of the Lesser Antilles islands, which form part of the West Indies in the Caribbean. The two main groups of the Lesser Antilles are the Windward Islands in the south and the Leeward Islands in the north.

The Lesser Antilles are mostly young volcanic or coral islands. Here, their vegetation index ranges from good (green) to high (rusty red).

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