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Public Release of Land Information System (LIS) Framework, Version 7.1

The Hydrological Sciences Laboratory has released an updated version of the Land Information System (LIS) software framework. LIS 7.1 became available for release to US government agencies and to entities working under a US government contract or grant. Accompanying the LIS 7.1 software is the 7.1 public release of Land Data Toolkit (LDT) and the 7.1 public release of the Land Verification Toolkit (LVT).

The Baltimore Sun features Goddard Earth Scientists

A recent article in The Baltimore Sun focused on members of the Earth Sciences Division and their work at Goddard Space Flight Center.
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The Hydrological Sciences Laboratory examines the role of water in the Earth system. Laboratory researchers strive to better understand, quantify, and analyze the hydrological cycle and to measure hydrological processes in order to improve prediction of the response of global hydrology to anthropogenic and/or natural climate change.

Special emphasis is placed on land surface hydrological processes and their interactions with the atmosphere. Laboratory scientists develop remote-sensing and modeling techniques to investigate how the various components of the hydrological cycle interact over a broad range of spatial and temporal scales.

For further information, data, research, and other resources, see Hydrological Sciences Research.

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