James Bay, Canada

James Bay, Canada
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

Runoff from the wetlands surrounding James Bay (a southern extension of the larger Hudson Bay) is coloring the waters along shore tan and dark brown in this true-color Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) image from September 18, 2002.

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  • Data Date:

    September 18, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    October 14, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration