Landsat Advisory Group undertakes a Landsat Cost Recovery Study

Yellowstone burn recovery

“The Department of the Interior (DOI) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) have requested a Federal Advisory Committee to review USGS’s current free-and-open policy for user access to Landsat data.  The following material provides a synopsis of frequently-asked questions and answers about the ongoing review.”

(Making the truth harder to find?)

1 thought on “Landsat Advisory Group undertakes a Landsat Cost Recovery Study”

  1. hmm the link says.. “Hasn’t this been studied before?
    This subject is not new; it has come up from time to time since Landsat’s free-and-open data policy was enacted in 2008. Prior to 2008, users were charged for Landsat data.”

    As they say, sometimes a cigar is just a cigar..


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