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DECADAL SURVEY FOR EARTH SCIENCE AND APPLICATIONS FROM SPACE

 

The 2017-2027 Decadal Survey for Earth Science and Applications from Space (ESAS 2017) will help shape science priorities and guide agency investments into the next decade.  The survey, sponsored by NASA, NOAA, and the USGS, is driven by input from the scientific community and policy experts. 

Read a letter from our co-chairs

Learn more about the survey

Read past newsletters

 

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EVENTS

 

January 5, 2018
Report Release Event and Webcast
Earth Science and Applications from Space: Results from the Decadal Survey
Washington, DC
View the slides
 

January 10, 2018
American Meteorological Society Meeting 
Town Hall: The 2017-2027 National Academies' Decadal Survey for Earth Science and Applications from Space: An Overview of the Report
Austin, TX
View the slides

February 14, 2018
AGU Ocean Sciences Meeting
Town Hall: The 2017-2027 National Academies' Decadal Survey for Earth Science and Applications from Space: An Overview of the Report
Portland, OR

 

NEWS

 

Report Release

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine invite you to participate in a report release event for our Decadal Survey on Earth Science and Applications from Space. During the event, study co-chairs will describe the decadal survey process and identify key science priorities and measurements for Earth observations in the next decade. You now have the option to attend online or in person at the Keck Center in Washington, D.C. 

 

 View the Webcast of the report release.

 

View the Report Release Webcast Slides

 

View the Report: Thriving on Our Changing Planet A Decadal Strategy for Earth Observation from Space

 

 

 Archive of Past News

 


CONTACT US
 

E-mail us with questions or comments at:

ESAS2017@nas.edu 

READ THE 2007 DECADAL SURVEY

 

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The first decadal survey for Earth Science and Applications from Space presented a strategy for Earth and environmental observations in the period of 2005-2015 and beyond, including a prioritized list of space programs, missions, and supporting activities to address key scientific questions. 

 

Read the 2007 Decadal Survey

Read the 2012 Midterm Assessment