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The Earth Observer newsletter is a bi-monthly publication that consolidates NASA Earth Science news. The newsletter is published by the Science Support Office, Code 610, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland 20771, telephone (301) 614-5561, FAX (301) 614-6530.

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The Earth Observer Staff

Executive Editor: Alan Ward
Assistant/Technical Editors: Heather Hanson
Mitchell K. Hobish
Doug Bennett
Technical Editor: Ernest Hilsenrath
Design, Production: Deborah McLean
Mike Marosy