Study area and in situ data

  • Tartagal study area

    Tartagal Site of the study
    The city of Tartagal is located at the base of the Argentinean
    sub-Andean hills (22◦32-S, 63◦49-W, 450m
    above sea level) at 450m above sea level, in the Salta
    province (Fig. 1).
    The city is distant of 365 km from
    the city of Salta, capital of the province, and of 55 km
    from the Bolivian border. Tartagal’s urban area covers
    approximately 15 km2, with 60585 inhabitants, including
    several ethnic groups such as native Amerindians
    (Instituto Nacional de (...)

  • Puerto Iguazu (Argentina) study area

    Incidence and distribution of Dengue has recorded a gradual increase in the South America, generating the need to implement early warning systems efficient and detailed.
    In the MATE project, the main aims is to use satellite imagery high spatial resolution, to create products for the epidemiological surveillance of dengue, and one of the study area is the city of Puerto Iguazu , Argentina (25 ° 36’S - 54 ° 35’O).
    Puerto Iguazú has a "Humid Subtropical" climate (Cfa according to (...)