Bio-optical Properties of Cyanobacteria Blooms in Western Lake Erie

@article{Moore2017BioopticalPO,
  title={Bio-optical Properties of Cyanobacteria Blooms in Western Lake Erie},
  author={Timothy S. Moore and Colleen B. Mouw and James M. Sullivan and Michael Twardowski and Ashley M. Burtner and Audrey B. Ciochetto and Malcolm McFarland and Aditya R Nayak and Danna Paladino and Nicole D. Stockley and Thomas H. Johengen and Angela W. Yu and Steven A. Ruberg and Alan D. Weidemann},
  journal={Frontiers in Marine Science},
  year={2017},
  volume={4}
}
There is a growing use of remote sensing observations for detecting and quantifying freshwater cyanobacteria populations, yet the inherent optical properties of these communities in natural settings, fundamental to bio-optical algorithms, are not well known. Towards bridging this knowledge gap, we measured a full complement of optical properties in western Lake Erie during cyanobacteria blooms in the summers of 2013 and 2014. Our measurements focus attention on the optical uniqueness of… 

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