ForWarn II

Satellite-Based Change Recognition and Tracking

ForWarn team wins award for excellence in Science Delivery

In October 2012, the 16-person ForWarn Team, which includes employees of four different U.S. Government Agencies (USDA Forest Service, NASA Stennis Space Center, US Geological Survey EROS, and DOE Oak Ridge National Laboratory), were selected by Dr. Rob Doudrick, Station Director at USDA Forest Service Southern Research Station, to receive the 2012 Southern Research Station Director's Award for Excellence in Science Delivery. The honor was given “for exceptional creativity and performance in development and deployment of the ForWarn Forest Disturbance Monitoring Tool.”