Feasibility Study concerning Soil Moisture Retrieval and Flood Forecasting for the Mekong River (DLR-Mekong)

2009-09-16 – 2009-10-30

The goal of the project is to investigate the feasibility of retrieving soil moisture from 25 km ERS/METOP scatterometer and 1 km ENVISAT ASAR data in the Mekong river catchment. Also, preliminary comparisons between soil moisture and river runoff shall be carried out.

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  • Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt