Fires in Northwest Territories, Canada

Fires in Northwest Territories, Canada
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team

MODIS captured this image of several fires burning in Canada's Northwest Territories, north of Saskatchewan (center). Several lakes are visible, including Reindeer Lake, which falls along the eastern border of Saskatchewan with Manitoba.

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  • Data Date:

    July 4, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    July 4, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
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