Shanghai, dissolve from 1986 to Feb 1998 part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This short video from NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio shows how the city of Shanghai grew of the decade between 1986 and 1998.
Urban Geology: Land Use
Geology of the Fargo-Moorehead Region part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This is a website created by University of North Dakota - Fargo faculty member Dr. Donald Schwert detailing the urban geology of the region surrounding Fargo, ND and Moorhead, MN. There is a good ...
Urban Geology: Principles of Geology, Geologic History
New York City - Landsat and Land Use Change part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This NASA page has LandSat data for New York City from 1990 and 2000. Tiff files are available for true-color and false color images. Images showing vegetative cover are also available.
Urban Geology: GIS, Geologic/Geophysical Mapping
Intute Satellite Images - City Theme part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This page from Intute shows a gallery of satellite images of cities. The images are from a number of sources and show cities around the world.
Urban Geology: Land Use, GIS, Geologic/Geophysical Mapping
ASTER's Satellite Image Gallery part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This site provides access to satellite images acquired by NASA's Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer satellite. The images are sorted into eight categories: Archeology, ...
Urban Geology: GIS, Geologic/Geophysical Mapping, Environmental Issues, Geohazards, Land Use, Resources
Geoscience Education for Realtors, Appraisers, Home Inspectors, and Homeowners part of SERC Web Resource Collection
As urban development encroaches onto less suitable sites, knowledge of the connection between the ground beneath one's home and the home itself becomes increasingly critical to the homebuyer. This ...
Urban Geology: Principles of Geology, Connections with Non-Science Disciplines
Beating the Heat in the World's Big Cities part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This article describes the urban heat island phenomenon and provides an overview of a research project investigating the effect as seen in New York City. Topics include the large proportion of ...
Urban Geology: Environmental Issues