Journal Articles

2016 - 2018

Olmanson, L. G. and M. E. Bauer. 2017. Improved land cover classification of the Lake of the Woods/Rainy River Basin by integrating Landsat imagery with lidar and OBIA. Lake Reserv. Manage. 33: 335-346. DOI: 10.1080/10402381.2017.1373171.

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 Sens. Environ. 185: 119-128. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2016.01.007

2011 - 2015

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, vol. 33. The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry, Springer. DOI 10.1007/978-3- 319-14212- 8_5.

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 Sens. Environ. 157: 199-215. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2014.04.033.

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. Amer. Water Resour. Assoc. 50(3): 748-761. DOI: 10.1111/jawr.12138

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 Sens. Environ. 130: 254-265. DOI:10.1016/j.rse.2012.11.023.

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 Resour. Res. 47: W09515. DOI:10.1029/2011WR011005.

2006 - 2010

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.

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. Phys. Chem. Earth Pts. A/B/C 34: 749-754.

Chavula, G., P. L. Brezonik, P. Thenkabail, T. Johnson, and M. E. Bauer. 2009. Estimating chlorophyll concentration in Lake Malawi from MODIS satellite imagery. Phys. Chem. Earth Pts. A/B/C 34: 755-760.

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 Sens. Environ. 112: 4086-97.

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.

Brezonik, P. L., L. G. Olmanson, M. E. Bauer, and S. M. Kloiber. 2007. Measuring water clarity and quality in Minnesota lakes and rivers. Univ. Minnesota Ctr. for Urban and Regional Affairs, CURA Reporter 37(3) 3-13.

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 LakeLine 26(1): 27-35.

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 Reserv. Manage. 22: 179-190.

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 Reserv. Manage. 21(4): 373-382.

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 Sens. Environ. 88: 144-156.

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.

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: 4330-40.

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 Reserv. Manag. 17:299-314.

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, 55108. 13 pp.

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. Arch. Hydrobiol. Spec. Issues. Advanc. Limnol., 55, 137-151.

Lillesand, T. M., W. L. Johnson, R. L. Deuell, O. M. Lindstrom, and D. E. Meisner. 1983. Use of Landsatdata to predict the trophic state of Minnesota lakes. Photogram. Engrg. Remote Sens., 49: 219-229.

Conference Proceedings

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

Olmanson, L.G., Brezonik, P.L., Kloiber, S.M., Bauer, M.E., and Day, E.E. 2001. Lake water clarity assessment of Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes: A comprehensive view from space. Proceedings, 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., Olmanson, L., Schulze, M., Brezonik, P., Chipman, J., Riera, J., and Lillesand, T. 2001. Assessment of lake water clarity in the Upper Great Lakes region. Proceedings, American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, St. Louis, Missouri, April 23-27, 2001