NASA Session at 2020 Annual AMS Meeting

Dr. Mike Wimberly participated in a session on NASA Earth Observation Systems and Applications for Health, Air Quality, Environmental Management, and Public Outreach at the 2020 American Meterological Society in Boston, MA. He delivered a presentation on the use of satellite Earth observations for mapping microclimate variation and modeling the... [Read More]

GO Oklahoma! Citizen Science Opportunities for Mosquito Monitoring

The EcoGRAPH research team is partnering with Southern Nazarene University and the NASA Globe Program to bring a new citizen science opportunity to Oklahoma! We are recruiting citizen scientists of all ages who are interested in contributing to our understanding of mosquito biology and ecology and want to help make... [Read More]

New Paper Published in GeoHealth

Ph.D. student Andrea Hess was the lead author on a paper entitled Identifying Environmental Risk Factors and Mapping the Distribution of West Nile Virus in an Endemic Region of North America that was published in the journal GeoHealth. Andrea developed maps of West Nile virus transmission risk for South Dakota... [Read More]


Members of the EcoGRAPH research team presented a workshop on spatial informatics tools for malaria early warning at Bahir Dar University in Ethiopia. Topics covered included basic data manipulation and graphics in the R language and environment, and the epidemiar package for generating malaria early warning forecasts. The workshop was... [Read More]