NASA's Airborne Remote Sensing Laboratory for Monitoring the World's Coral

In our previous post JoJo Burridge, '15, described the process of ocean acidifciation due to CO2 pollution. Since then NASA announced a beefed-up version of its COral Reef Airborne Laboratory (CORAL) that will provide critical data and new models to analyze the status of coral reefs and to predict their future. CORAL acquires airborne spectral image data using the Portable Remote Imaging Spectrometer (PRISM) instrument. 

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