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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Many of the rugged inaccessible areas the world such as the Cassiar Mountains, Yukon Territory, Canada, a part of the Rocky Mountain Range can be observed and studied from space using remote sensing techniques and technology. The remotness and rugged landscape make ground surveys a costly and expensive undertaking whereas remote sensing can yield much information at a tiny fraction of th... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Many of the rugged inaccessible areas the world such as the Cassiar Mountains, Yukon Territory, Canada, a part of the Rocky Mountain Range can be observed and studied from space using remote sensing techniques and technology. The remotness and rugged landscape make ground surveys a costly and expensive undertaking whereas remote sensing can yield much information at a tiny fraction of the cost and effort. Subject Terms: STS-36 EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE) Date Taken: 3/3/1990 0:00 Categories: Earth Observations Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF geon: CANADA-YT feat: DONJEK RIVER lat: 61.5 lon: -140 tilt: 12 cldp: 30 nlat: 61.4 nlon: -139.6 dir: W azi: 107 alt: 115 elev: 1. less
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