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Main Title Worldwide Disaster Warning and Assessment with Earth Resources Technology Satellites.
Author Robinove., Charles J. ;
CORP Author Geological Survey, Reston, Va.;Agency for International Development, Washington, D.C.
Year Published 1975
Report Number USGS/GD-75/017 ;IR-NC-47; PASA-PHA(IC)-04-74;
Stock Number PB-244 382
Additional Subjects Disasters ; Remote sensing ; Earthquakes ; Volcanoes ; Droughts ; Forest fires ; Farm crops ; Range grasses ; Hail ; Glacial erosion ; Water pollution ; Floods ; Appraisal ; Evaluation ; Forecasting ; Scientific satellites ; ERTS-1 satellite
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-244 382 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 71p
Abstract This report defines, on the basis of experimental results, the potential use of Earth Resources Technology Satellites (ERTS) for worldwide disaster or monitoring, describes the techniques used for application of ERTS data to disaster monitoring and analysis, and describe problems and recommends solutions so as to arrive at an operational disaster monitoring capability.
Highlights Notes Discusses potential application to floods, fire, glacier movement, drought, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, crop failures, water pollution, and hail storm damage.
NTIS Title Notes Final rept..
PUB Date Free Form Aug 75
Category Codes 13L; 04B; 08H; 02D; 91I#; 48#; 98G
NTIS Prices PC A04/MF A01
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 326607907
Origin NTIS
Type CAT