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Contact: Louis Bergeron
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Stanford University

InSAR Image and Overlay

Caption: In farmland of the San Luis Valley, a sea of low-quality InSAR data, indicated by blue, is punctuated by spots of high-quality data, indicated by yellow and orange. By overlaying a Google Earth image of the same location on the InSAR data, Reeves determined that the high-quality data occur in the areas between center-pivot irrigation circles.

Credit: InSAR images courtesy of Jessica Reeves.

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