Climate Change - Sentinel-2 - Missions - Sentinel Online
The high revisit frequency of the SENTINEL-2 mission will support the attempts to mitigate deforestation by providing greater opportunities to acquire cloud-free image data. This will be of particular benefit in the tropical latitudes, where heavy cloud cover has previously delayed the potential acquisition of a complete catalogue of data. As well as the same parameters that are used in other GMES/Copernicus programmes (such as FAPAR, LAI, LC, LCC and NDVI) that contribute to the monitoring and modelling of climate-induced changes, high-resolution data from SENTINEL-2 can support the change detection of flood events for affected countries.
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