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A perfect cloud frame for the South Island. Way too much algae blooming from the Nitrogen runoff in Canterbury. 😬 (MODIS Terra 29-May-2022)

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@arin_basu Yeah, unfortunately that usually means algae blooms and fish kills 😢

@jduckles
True.
Things are by now really getting bad. A Marlborough farm had to close down salmon farming because of warming water in Pelorous Sound. Then the nitrogen issue in Canterbury plains.
Your satellite picture is excellent!

@arin_basu Thank this old girl... en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terra_%2 She's been quietly taking open source daily images of the whole earth for 20 years now 😍. Her and her sister 🛰 Aqua are quite the team in Earth Observation. Operating WAY outside their expected mission length too.

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