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Vegetation Index of Uruguay Near Laguna Merín

33.5S 54.1W

November 11th, 2011 Category: Vegetation Index

Uruguay - November 10th, 2011

This FAPAR image shows the vegetation index of Uruguay, as well as parts of Brazil (visible in the upper part of the full image). Visible at the upper right of the thumbnail is Laguna Merín (Lagoa Mirim in Portuguese).

The vegetation index is generally good (green) to high (rusty red), with some interesting striations of the two in the upper part of the image. Photosynthetic activity is lowest (yellow) near the shores of Laguna Merín.

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