Introduction to Google Earth Engine, May 7, 2021
University of California, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
A Zoom Workshop
Friday, May 7th, 2021, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Requirements: Pre-register for an Earth Engine account at https://earthengine.google.com/signup/ using a gmail account. For best results, please install the Google Chrome web browser, or make sure Chrome is up to date.
- UC Cooperative Extension
- AIFS affiliates (including Davis, Berkeley, Cornell, U. Illinois, & USDA)
- UC students & faculty
- public and private professionals
When & Where: May 7th, 2021, from 1pm to 4:00pm
You will receive a Zoom link via email prior to the workshop.
Cost: This is a free workshop.
This event as reached capacity and now has a waiting list; to sign up for the waiting list please click here.
Registration priority will be given to UC ANR staff and academic affiliates.
Goal: The goals of this workshop are to introduce you to the Earth Engine interface, import Sentinel (satellite) imagery, export a composite NDVI image, and analyze changes in NDVI over time.
- Search for and add Sentinel imagery an Earth Engine Script
- Print imagery datasets to the console to explore metadata
- Add images to the map and change display settings
- Construct a simple graph showing changes in NDVI over time within a rangeland ecosystem
- Calculate the change in NDVI and export the result
This course content is the result of a collaborative effort between UC ANR IGIS Statewide Program, the USDA-NIFA/NSF AI Institute for Next Generation Food Systems (AIFS), and the UC Berkeley Geospatial Innovation Facility (GIF).