Event-Based Science
Remote-Sensing Activities

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Remote Sensing Activities:

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Flood! Remote-Sensing Activities

If you are working on the Event-Based Science module called Flood!, this page is for you. It takes you to a remote-sensing activity that will help you with the Task.
  • Flood! Activity provides Landsat images from NASA to help you find evidence that a river channel has moved over time.
If you you would like to try this activity with your students, we want to hear from you. Please print out, complete, and return an evaluation form.


The Great Flood of 1993
Missouri River - October 4, 1993

Image Processing by Janet Chien, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

Image shows flood waters as they recede (October 4, 1993).

Student Consultants
(John Poole Middle School, Poolesville, MD) John Maas, Caitlin McCarthy, Bobby Ouellette, Matt Wolverton, Justin Robillard, Maureen DuVall, Rachel Carr, Kristina Benson, Alexander Eames, Ben Baird, Reuben Goetzl, Alex Kreiser



Event-Based Science Project

Flood! Activity

Information for teachers interested in testing EBS-based remote-sensing activities

Principal Investigators
Russell G. Wright (EBSII)
Dorothy K. Hall (NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

Teacher Advisors (MCPS)
Susan Buffington
Nancy Carey
Cynthia Carlson
Elaine Chang
John Leck
Donna Matthews
Frank Weisel

Science and Visualization Advisors (NASA/GSFC)
Janet Chien

Thank you for trying Event-Based Science Remote-Sensing Activities.

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