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A Costly Drought in Argentina

A hot, dry growing season has scorched soybean and corn crops in the Pampas.


NASA Earth Observatory images by Joshua Stevens, using soil moisture data courtesy of JPL and the SMAP Science Team, and MODIS data from LANCE/EOSDIS Rapid Response. Story by Adam Voiland.

Published April 16, 2018
Data acquired April 3, 2017 - April 6, 2018

Sources:
SMAP
Terra > MODIS