Some features of this site are not compatible with your browser. Install Opera Mini to better experience this site.

Water

A Delta Oasis in Southeastern Kazakhstan
Image

A Delta Oasis in Southeastern Kazakhstan

The rich mosaic of reeds, ponds, and meadows of the Ili River Delta offer habitat for hundreds of species.

Published Apr 7, 2020

Image of the Day Land Water Snow and Ice

Tropical Cyclone Harold Blasts Vanuatu
Image

Tropical Cyclone Harold Blasts Vanuatu

The category 5 storm wreaked havoc on the small island nation in the South Pacific.

Published Apr 6, 2020

Image of the Day Atmosphere Land Water Human Presence Remote Sensing

Measuring Drought in South America
Image

Measuring Drought in South America

Twin satellites are assessing the state of soil moisture and groundwater on the continent and around the world.

Published Apr 5, 2020

Image of the Day Land Water Remote Sensing

Lake Beloye
Image

Lake Beloye

This lake in northwest Russia is small compared to Lake Baikal, yet it still manages to make a stately appearance in satellite imagery.

Published Apr 3, 2020

Image of the Day Land Water Snow and Ice

Relentless Floods
Image

Relentless Floods

High water on the James River in South Dakota has persisted for more than a year.

Published Mar 31, 2020

Image of the Day Land Water Floods Severe Storms Human Presence Remote Sensing