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Food Production

Terrestrial Tour: The Floating Gardens of Myanmar


Produced by the Space Telescope Science Institute’s Office of Public Outreach in collaboration with the NASA Earth Observatory (

  • Photographs of Inle Lake courtesy of Dan Cooper (

  • Satellite image of Inle Lake: Operational Land Imager, Landsat 8

  • Photograph of water hyacinth courtesy of Nick Lubushko via Wikimedia

  • Photographs of farmers on Inle Lake courtesy of George Seielstad and Martin Michalon 

Written by Dr. Kate Porter and Margaret W. Carruthers based on content from the NASA Earth Observatory (
Designed by Dani Player


All narration is presented in text form within the video. In addition, a full transcript will be available in the Library in the near future. Check back soon!