Russia - Tula

Optical Data Requirements

Approximate Start Date of Acquisition: April 1, After snow cover disappearance.
Approximate End Date of Acquisition: December 1, Before snow cover establishment.
Spatial Resolution: 30 min, 5 preferred
Temporal Frequency: MODIS daily and all available Landsat scenes
Latency of Data Delivery: weekly
Wavelengths Required: B,G,R,NIR
Across Swath: 15 km: Cover entire test site
Along Track: 15 km: Cover entire test site

SAR Data Requirements

Approximate Start Date of Acquisition: April 1
Approximate End Date of Acquisition: December 1
Spatial Resolution: 30 m min, 3 m preferred
Temporal Frequency: 8 times over the season
Latency of Data Delivery: Weekly
Wavelengths Required: X, C, L
Polarization Dual (VV,VH), polarimetric
Incidence Angle Restrictions:
Across Track: 15 km, Entire test site
Along Track: 15 km, Entire test site

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