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Short Course on Water Quality Monitoring Using NASA Remote Sensing Observations

National Water Quality Monitoring Conference
Tampa, FL
Date Range: 
Thursday, May 5, 2016
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT (UTC-4)

As part of the National Water Quality Monitoring Conference, ARSET will offer an introductory in-person workshop. It will provide an overview of NASA remote sensing observations relevant for monitoring water quality in coastal oceans, estuaries, and lakes, and will provide hands-on experience in access, interpretation and applications of the remote sensing data with the aid of specific case studies.

Course Objective: 

Attendees will be able to access, analyze, and apply satellite remote sensing data for water quality monitoring and management needs.


Water utility and treatment managers, water quality regulators and policy makers, and water quality researchers.

Course Agenda: 
Introduction to ARSET

8:30 - 8:40 a.m.

Presentation: Overview of NASA Remote Sensing Data & Data Access Tools Relevant for Water Quality Monitoring

8:40-9:15 a.m.

Presentation Slides »

Hands-on Exercise: Using NASA Web Tools

9:15-10:00 a.m.

Hands-on Exercise

10:30-11:45 a.m.

Course Summary and Question and Answer

11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

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