USA - Iowa

Optical Data Requirements

Approximate Start Date of Acquisition: May 1st (min), March 1st (preferred)
Approximate End Date of Acquisition: November 15 (min), December 1 (preferred), Extended season for crop residue research
Spatial Resolution: 250 m (min), 30 m (preferred)
Temporal Frequency: 2 weeks (min), 1 week (preferred)
Latency of Data Delivery: 1 month (min), 2 weeks (preferred)
Wavelengths Required: VIS/NIR/SWIR (min), VIS/NIR/SWIR/TIR (preferred)
Across Swath: 75 km (min), 75 km (preferred)
Along Track: 100 km (min), 100 km (preferred)

SAR Data Requirements

Approximate Start Date of Acquisition: April and May, or all that are available for Aqua and SMOS
Approximate End Date of Acquisition: October and November, or all that are available for Aqua and SMOS
Spatial Resolution: 8 m Radarsat-2, 43-50 km Aqua and SMOS
Temporal Frequency: 4 Day, All that are available (preferred)
Latency of Data Delivery: 1 month (min), 2 weeks (preferred)
Wavelengths Required:
Polarization HH and VV
Incidence Angle Restrictions: Fine (preferred)
Across Track:
Along Track:

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