MODIS Policies
MODIS Policies

MODIS Data Redistribution Policy

MODIS data and products acquired through the LP DAAC have no restrictions on subsequent use, sale, or redistribution.

MODIS Data Pricing Policy

MODIS data and products are available at no charge from the LP DAAC.

Data Citation Policy

In the event that data distributed from the Land Processes DAAC are incorporated into your research, please supply the following acknowledgment within your published work:

"These data are distributed by the Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC), located at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center ("

If possible, please e-mail or send us reprints/citations of papers or oral presentations based on data obtained from the LP DAAC (see below for mailing address and e-mail address). This will help us to stay informed of how the data are being used.

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