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JERS-1 Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Image

Module by: John Janovec. E-mail the author

Figure 1: This image shows a mosaic of scenes taken by JERS-1 Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) as part of the Global Rainforest Mapping Project Notice the meandering of the Madre de Dios River (1). It is larger than the Los Amigos River, which is not visible on this radar image within the concession boundary (red line) at this scale. White areas show wetlands, in this case Aguajales.
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