Journal Articles

2016-2020

Olmanson, L. G., B. P. Page, J. C. Finlay, P. L. Brezonik, M. E. Bauer, C. G. Griffin, and R. M. Hozalski. 2020. Regional measurements and spatial/temporal analysis of CDOM in 10,000+ optically variable Minnesota Lakes using Landsat 8 imagery, Science of the Total Environment 724: 138141. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.138141.

Chen, Y., R.M. Hozalski, L.G. Olmanson, B.P. Page, J.C. Finlay, P.L. Brezonik, and W.A. Arnold. 2020. Prediction of photochemically produced reactive intermediates in surface waters via satellite remote sensing. Environmental Science & Technology 54: 11, 6671–6681. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acs.est.0c00344

Page, B. P., L. G. Olmanson, and D. R. Mishra. 2019. A harmonized image processing workflow using Sentinel-2/MSI and Landsat-8/OLI for mapping water clarity in optically variable lake systems. Remote Sensing of Environment, 231: 111284. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2019.111284. [5]

Chen, Y., W. A. Arnold, C. G. Griffin, L. G. Olmanson, P. L. Brezonik, and R. M. Hozalski. 2019. Assessment of the chlorine demand and disinfection byproduct formation potential of surface waters via satellite remote sensing. Water Research 165: 115001. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2019.115001.  [1]

Brezonik, P. L., R. W. Bouchard, Jr., J. C. Finlay, C. G. Griffin, L. G. Olmanson, J. P. Anderson, W. A. Arnold, and R. M. Hozalski. 2019. Color, chlorophyll a and suspended solids effects on Secchi depth in lakes: implications for trophic state assessment. Ecological Applications 29(3):e01871. https://doi.org/10.1002/eap.1871. [9]

Brezonik, P. L., J. C. Finlay, C. G. Griffin, W. A. Arnold, E. H. Boardman, N. Germolus, R. M. Hozalski, and L. G. Olmanson. 2019. Iron influence on dissolved color in lakes of the Upper Great Lakes states. PLoS One 14(2):e0211979. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0211979. [2]

Griffin, C. G., P. L. Brezonik, J. C. Finlay, L. Olmanson, R. M. Hozalski. 2018. Limitations on using CDOM as a proxy for DOC in temperate lakes. Water Research 44:719-727. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2018.08.007. [10]

Olmanson, L. G. and M. E. Bauer. 2017. Land cover classification of the Lake of the Woods/Rainy River Basin by object-based image analysis of Landsat and lidar data. Lake and Reservoir Management 33:335-346. https://doi.org/10.1080/10402381.2017.1373171. [5]

Olmanson, L. G., P. L. Brezonik, J. C. Finlay, and M. E. Bauer. 2016. Comparison of Landsat 8 and Landsat 7 for regional measurements of CDOM and water clarity in lakes. Remote Sensing of Environment 185:119-128. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2016.01.007. [89]

2011-2015

Brezonik, P. L., L. G. Olmanson, J. C. Finlay, and M. E. Bauer. 2015. Factors affecting the measurement of CDOM by remote sensing of optically complex inland waters. Remote Sensing of Environment 157:199-215. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2014.04.033. [143]

Olmanson, L. G., P. L. Brezonik, and M. E. Bauer. 2013. Geospatial and temporal analysis of a 20-year record of Landsat-based water clarity in Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes. J. American Water Resources Associates 50(3):748-761. https://doi.org/10.1111/jawr.12138. [29]

Olmanson, L. G., M. E. Bauer, and P. L. Brezonik. 2013. Airborne hyperspectral remote sensing to assess spatial distribution of water quality characteristics in large rivers: The Mississippi River and its tributaries in Minnesota. Remote Sensing of Environment 130:254-265. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2012.11.023. [140]

Olmanson, L. G., P. L. Brezonik, and M. E. Bauer. 2011. Evaluation of medium to low resolution satellite imagery for regional lake water quality assessments. Water Resources Research 47:W09515. https://doi.org/10.1029/2011WR011005. [72]

2006 – 2010

Chavula, G., P. L. Brezonik, P. Thenkabail, T. Johnson, and M. E. Bauer. 2009. Estimating the surface temperature of Lake Malawi using AVHRR and MODIS satellite imagery. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth 34:749-754. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pce.2009.08.001. [35]

Chavula, G., P. L. Brezonik, P. Thenkabail, T. Johnson, and M. E. Bauer. 2009. Estimating chlorophyll concentration in Lake Malawi from MODIS satellite imagery. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth 34:755-760. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pce.2009.07.015. [43]

Olmanson, L. G., M. E. Bauer and P. L. Brezonik. 2008. Development and analysis of a 20-year Landsat water clarity census of Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes. Remote Sensing of Environment 112:4086-4097. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2007.12.013. [276]

Dadaser-Celik, F., M. E. Bauer, P. L. Brezonik, and H. G. Stefan. 2008. Changes in the Sultan Marshes ecosystem (Turkey) in satellite images 1980–2003. Wetlands 28(3):852-865. https://doi.org/10.1672/07-182.1. [24]

Menken, K., P. L. Brezonik, and M. E. Bauer. 2006. Influence of chlorophyll and humic color on reflectance spectra of lakes: implications for measurement of lake-water properties by remote sensing. Lake Reservoir Management 22:179-190. https://doi.org/10.1080/07438140609353895. [58]

2001-2005

Brezonik, P. L., K. Menken, and M. E. Bauer. 2005. Landsat-based remote sensing of lake water quality characteristics, including chlorophyll and colored dissolved organic matter (CDOM). Lake Reservoir Management 21(4):373-382. https://doi.org/10.1080/07438140509354442. [228]

Sawaya, K., L. G. Olmanson, N. Heinert, P. L. Brezonik, and M. E. Bauer. 2003. Extending satellite remote sensing to local scales: Land and water resource monitoring using high-resolution imagery. Remote Sensing Environment 88:144-156. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2003.04.006. [458]

Kloiber, S. M., P. L. Brezonik, L. G. Olmanson, and M. E. Bauer. 2002. A procedure for regional lake water clarity assessment using Landsat multispectral data. Remote Sens. Environ. 82: 38-47. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0034-4257(02)00022-6. [358]

Kloiber, S. M., P. L. Brezonik, and M. E. Bauer. 2002. Application of Landsat imagery to regional-scale assessments of lake clarity. Water Research 36:4330-4340. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0034-4257(02)00022-6. [179]

Stadelmann, T. H., P. L. Brezonik, and S. M. Kloiber. 2001. Seasonal patterns of chlorophyll a and Secchi disk transparency in lakes of east-central Minnesota: implications for design of ground- and satellite- based monitoring programs. Lake Reservoir Management 17:299-314. https://doi.org/10.1080/07438140109354137. [52]

Pre-2001

Kloiber, S. M., T. H. Anderle, P. L. Brezonik, L. G. Olmanson, M. E., Bauer, and D. A. Brown. 2000. Trophic state assessment of lakes in the Twin Cities (Minnesota, USA) region by satellite imagery. Advances in  Limnology 55:137-151. [40]


Book Chapters and Magazine Articles

Olmanson, L. G., P. L. Brezonik, and M. E. Bauer. 2015. Remote sensing for regional lake water quality assessment: capabilities and limitations of current and upcoming Satellite Systems, Chap. 5 in T. Younos and T. E. Parece (eds.), Advances in Watershed Science and Assessment. The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry 33:111-140. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-14212-8_5. [18}

Chipman, J. W., L. G. Olmanson and A. A. Gitelson. 2009. Remote Sensing Methods for Lake Management: A guide for resource managers and decision-makers. Developed by the North American Lake Management Society in collaboration with Dartmouth College, University of Minnesota, and University of Nebraska for the United States Environmental Protection Agency. 132 pp. [27]

Brezonik, P. L., L. G. Olmanson, M. E. Bauer, and S. M. Kloiber. 2007. Measuring water clarity and quality in Minnesota lakes and rivers. CURA Reporter 37(3): 3-13, Center for Urban and Regional Affairs, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. [18]

Heiskary, S., L. G. Olmanson, A. A. Gitelson, and J. Chipman. 2006. Remote sensing: Does it have a role? Assessing the nation’s lakes. NALMS (North American Lake Management Society) LakeLine 26(1): 27-35.

Olmanson, L.G., Kloiber, S.M., Bauer, M.E., and Brezonik, P.L. 2001. Image processing protocol for regional assessments of lake water quality. Water Resources Center, Public Report Series #14, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN. 13 pp.


Conference Proceedings

Olmanson, L. G., M. E. Bauer, and P. L. Brezonik. 2002. Use of Landsat imagery to develop a water quality atlas of Minnesota’s 10,000 Lakes. Proceedings, 15th William T. Pecora Memorial Remote Sensing Symposium, November 8-15, Denver, Colorado. Available at: http://www.isprs.org/proceedings/XXXIV/part1/paper/00102.pdf

Olmanson, L.G., M. E. Bauer, and P. L. Brezonik. 2002. Aquatic vegetation surveys using high-resolution IKONOS imagery. Proceedings, 15th William T. Pecora Memorial Remote Sensing Symposium, Denver, Colorado. Available at: http://www.isprs.org/proceedings/XXXIV/part1/paper/00006.pdf

Olmanson, L.G., P. L. Brezonik, S. M. Kloiber, M. E. Bauer, and E. E. Day. 2001. Lake water clarity assessment of Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes: A comprehensive view from space. Proc., Virginia Water Research Symposium 2000. In: Advances in Water Monitoring Research, T. Younos (Ed.), Water Resources Publications, LLC, Highland Ranch, Colorado, pp. 183-202.

Bauer. M., L. G. Olmanson, M. Schulze, P. L. Brezonik, J. Chipman, J. Riera, and T. Lillesand. 2001. Assessment of lake water clarity in the Upper Great Lakes region. Proc., American Society of  Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, St. Louis, Missouri, April 23-27, 2001.