A More Accurate Global River Map

In the post linked below, Emily Underwood, discusses a new study by Yamazaki et al. highlighted in the Water Resource Research journal, which uses an updated version of the the Multi-Error-Removed Improved-Terrain Digital Elevation Model (MERIT DEM) data set to develop a computer algorithm that predicts where rivers flow with very little human guidance.

 

Source: A More Accurate Global River Map

Earth and Space Science News – July 2019

The EOS Earth and Space Science News magazine (Volume 100 Issue 7) for July 2019 is now available for perusal.

This issue looks at topics such as Apollo’s legacy, lunar geology, robots underground and flood, earthquakes, climate geoengineering, river flow and dams, and climate change.

Cover of EOS Earth and Space Science News - July 2019
Cover of EOS Earth and Space Science News – July 2019

Persons wishing to view this issue can email me or visit me at my desk.