Before you begin
Register for Earth Engine, create a Cloud project and enable the Earth Engine API according to these instructions.
Install the Earth Engine Python client library.
See this page for detailed instructions.
Manual asset folder creation (optional)
If the project has not been created through the Code Editor or pinned to the Code Editor as described in the Code Editor Quickstart, you may need to create an Earth Engine asset folder associated with the project as described here.
You should now be ready to use the Earth Engine Python client library. You may want to: