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Satellite Remote Sensing of Water Quality

  • Chaim Braude
  • Nissim Ben Yosef
  • Inka Dor
Part of the Environmental Series book series (ESE)

Abstract

Satellite remote sensing is a well established tool for the classification and monitoring of water quality in big water bodies such as oceans and lakes. Satellite sensed data has been successfully used to monitor concentrations of chlorophyll a, dissolved organic matter and suspended solids (Alfoldi 1982).

Keywords

Water Quality Dissolve Organic Matter Purple Bacterium Volume Reflectance Satellite Remote Sensing 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chaim Braude
  • Nissim Ben Yosef
  • Inka Dor

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