Brief History Of Las Vegas! (General Overview) [NASA Landsat Images]
Published on March 15, 2012
These images are from NASAs Landsat 5 satellite which captured aerial views of Las Vegas between 1972 and 2012. Landsat data have been instrumental in increasing our understanding of forest health, storm damage, agricultural trends, urban growth, and many other ongoing changes to our land resources. Studies using Landsat data have helped land managers keep track of the pace of urbanization in locations around the world.