This dataset provides you with a link to the Satellite Image Library on the Lake Winnipeg Research Consortium website. The Image Library contains satellite images from 2003 onwards. Images were taken with the Moderate Imaging Spectoradiometer (MODIS) on the NASA satellites, Terra and Aqua with minimal post-processing before posting on the website.

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Dataset Name Satellite Image Library
Dataset General Type Satellite Images
Dataset Type Dataset
Dataset Level 1.1-Quality Controlled Data
Program Website
Keyword Vocabulary Polar Data Catalogue
Keyword Vocabulary URL
Theme Freshwater
Dataset Status In Progress
Maintenance and Update Frequency Irregular
Dataset Last Revision Date 2022-11-10
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Metadata Creation Date 2023
Publisher CanWIN
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Dataset Collection Start Date 2003-06-10
Dataset Collection End Date
Spatial regions Lake Winnipeg
Spatial extent West Bound Longitude
Spatial extent East Bound Longitude
Spatial extent South Bound Latitude
Spatial extent North Bound Latitude
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License Name Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International
Licence Type Open
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Terms of Access

Personal thanks can be made at the discretion of the author to acknowledge support provided by individuals representing the Lake Winnipeg Research Consortium, including program managers/coordinators, technicians, and crew of the M/V NAMAO. As well as acknowledgment of the use of Rapid Response imagery from the Land Atmosphere Near-real time Capability for EOS (LANCE) system was operated by the NASA/GSFC/Earth Science Data and Information System (ESDIS) to generate the satellite images.

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Dataset Authors
Dataset Authors 1
Scott, Karen
Type of Name
Lake Winnipeg Research Consortium
Project Data Curator Scott, Karen
Project Data Curator email
Project Data Curator Affiliation Lake Winnipeg Research Consortium
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