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Accession Number N20130013374
Title Airborne Monitoring of Harmful Algal Blooms over Lake Erie.
Publication Date Mar 2013
Media Count 34p
Personal Author J. Lekki R. Tokars
Abstract The Hyperspectral Imager mounted to an aircraft was used to develop a remote sensing capability to detect the pigment Phycocyanin, an indicator of Microcystis, in low concentration as an early indicator of harmful algal bloom prediction.
Keywords Imaging spectrometers
Lake erie
Remote sensing
Water quality

Source Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NTIS Subject Category 68D - Water Pollution & Control
48G - Hydrology & Limnology
Corporate Author National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Cleveland, OH. NASA John H. Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1323
Contract Number N/A

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