Southern Mato Grosso, Brazil

Southern Mato Grosso, Brazil
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team at NASA/GSFC

This MODIS true-color image shows southern Mato Grasso, in Brazil, as well as the western border of Bolivia (upper left) and Paraguay (lower left). Human impacts on the landscape are prominent as forests are replaced with agriculture and development.

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  • Data Date:

    May 29, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    May 29, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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