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NASA BFG ON NEW WATER DATA WEB-BASED PLATFORM, Oct 21, 2021, virtual,1:30 pm ET

NASA will hold a virtual media briefing on October 21, 2021 at 1:30 pm ET to discuss a new web-based platform, OpenET, that will provide satellite-based data on water consumption in areas as small as a quarter of an acre at monthly and yearly intervals.

NASA’s press release does not indicate if the briefing will be livestreamed.

Participants in the briefing will be:

  • Forrest Melton, OpenET project scientist and program scientist, NASA’s Western Water Applications Office, NASA Ames Research Center Cooperative for Research in Earth Science and Technology
  • Brad Doorn, program manager, water resources and agriculture application areas, NASA Applied Sciences Program
  • Robyn Grimm, OpenET project manager and senior manager, water information systems, Environmental Defense Fund
  • Justin Huntington, OpenET project scientist and senior research scientist, Desert Research Institute
  • Martha Anderson, OpenET science team member and research scientist, U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • Gabriel Senay, OpenET science team member and research scientist, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Richard Allen, OpenET science team member and professor, water resources engineering, University of Idaho

Details

Date:
October 21
Time:
1:30 pm - 11:00 pm