Oil spill detection with the RADARSAT SAR in the waters of the Yellow and East China Sea : A case study

@inproceedings{Ivanov2002OilSD,
  title={Oil spill detection with the RADARSAT SAR in the waters of the Yellow and East China Sea : A case study},
  author={Andrei Ivanov and HE Ming-Xia and M Fang},
  year={2002}
}
This application study highlights the potential of wide-swath synthetic aperture radar (SAR) imagery for the regional oil pollution monitoring. As a pre-phase of the pilot-project this paper presents the preliminary results of the oil spill observations with SAR in the Yellow and East China Sea. A set of fullresolution Radarsat (ScanSAR Narrow) SAR images collected between November 15 and 22, 2000 over the Yellow and East China Sea was analyzed for presence of oil spills. By using visual and… CONTINUE READING