Credits

Images

  • Northern Africa, September 2004 (Blue Marble: Next Generation; satellite: NASA Terra/Aqua, sensor: MODIS)
  • Lake Faguibine January 3, 1974, and December 26, 1978 (USGS; Satellite: NASA Landsat 1 and 3, sensor: MSSimage created by Jesse Allen, NASA Earth Observatory)
  • Lake Faguibine March 17, 2005, and September 28, 2006 (USGS; Satellite: NASA Landsat 7, sensor: ETM+; image created by Jesse Allen, NASA Earth Observatory)
  • Man and livestock at Niger River (Curt Carnemark/World Bank)