Past Studies

Over the more than 20 years our group has been involved in applying satellite imagery to the measurement of surface water quality, we have conducted studies on a wide variety of topics. The links below provide summaries of and references to the most important findings of these past research efforts.

Aquatic plant mapping

Mapping water quality in large rivers

Water clarity of lakes at the small city level

Water clarity of lakes across the Twin Cities metro area

Water clarity of lakes in Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio

Water clarity of lakes in western Ontario