After this module you're able to:
The code for these exercises can be found in this repository
under Module 2.
The study area for this module is the Miandoab Irrigation Scheme (MIS) located in Urmia Lake Basin (ULB) in northwestern Iran. Watch the video below on the water management issues facing Urmia Lake Basin, as well as a presentation from Dr. Behdad Chehrenegar, Head of Research Division at Urmia Lake Restoration Program (ULRP), on Miandoab and its relevance to the ULRP.
Find surface area with elevation higher than 2500 m, inside ULB (using ALOS 30m Global DSM)
Find the irrigated area in year 2019 in MIS using thresholding
Plot (on click) a time series of monthly precipitation using data from GPM satellites inside MIS.