Investigation 4: How does color help us understnad images from space?

Extensions and Enrichment

Students learn to interpret colors in images from space. A mapping activity helps them to recognize global vegetation patterns from colors seen in satellite images. They also distinguish between true color and false color images and examine how geographers and scientists use false color images to study the surface of Earth.

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