Earth  ID: 12876

For 15 Years, GRACE Tracked Freshwater Movements Around the World

NASA scientists used GRACE data to identify regional trends of freshwater movement, and combined that information with data from other satellites, climate models and precipitation measurements to determine the causes of major regional trends in freshwater storage.
 

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Kathryn Mersmann (USRA): Lead Producer
Ellen T. Gray (ADNET Systems Inc.): Lead Writer
Trent L. Schindler (USRA): Lead Visualizer
Matthew Rodell (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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Keywords:
SVS >> HDTV
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Hydrosphere >> Ground Water >> Groundwater Chemistry
SVS >> GRACE
NASA Science >> Earth
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Climate Indicators >> Terrestrial Hydrosphere Indicators >> Freshwater Runoff
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Human Dimensions >> Environmental Governance/management >> Water Management
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Terrestrial Hydrosphere
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Terrestrial Hydrosphere >> Surface Water >> Water Depth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version 8.0.0.0.0