Dust Enhancement Techniques Using MODIS and SeaWiFS

Dust Enhancement Techniques Using MODIS and SeaWiFS
After completing the module the user will be able to: • Describe the process for creating RGB or “true-color” enhancements • State the limitations of the RGB enhancement for detecting dust • Describe the process for creating “false-color” dust specific enhancements • Identify dust plumes using the dust enhancement • Identify surface features that mimic dust signatures using the dust enhancement • Identify source regions for dust using dust enhancement imagery • Distinguish smoke and clouds from dust using the dust enhancement • State the limitations of the false-color dust enhancement