National Oceanic and Atmospheric Adminstration's Operational Significant Event Imagery

This web page provides high-resolution, detailed imagery of significant environmental events. Links are available to images on the following subjects: current events, dust storms, fires, floods, icebergs, ocean, severe weather, snow cover, storms, tropical cyclones, hurricanes and typhoons, unique imagery, and volcanoes. Links are also included to the Satellite Services Division, Total Ozone Mapping and Spectrometer Aerosol and SO2 Index Imagery, historical significant events imagery, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Environmental Visualization Program.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology:Volcanology, Geoscience:Oceanography, Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Geoscience:Atmospheric Science
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Datasets and Tools:Datasets
Special Interest: Hazards, Visualization
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16), Middle (6-8), College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12)
Data Derived: Data Derived
Data Source: Observational Data
Science Background Required: Basic scientific background required
Topics: Climate, Earth surface, Human Dimensions/Resources, Ocean, Solid Earth:Petrology:Volcanology, Atmosphere
Theme: Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Hazards, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography, Petrology, Atmospheric Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Climate Change