Accession Number : ADA017273

Title :   Basic Investigations for Remote Sensing of Coastal Areas.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly rept. 15 Apr-15 Jul 75,

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH INST OF MICHIGAN ANN ARBOR

Personal Author(s) : Shuchman, R. A. ; Wezernak, C. T. ; Lyzenga, D. R. ; Leu, D. ; Thomson, F. J.

Report Date : 15 JUL 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 55

Abstract : Presented is a summary of progress achieved in the analysis, development, and demonstration of the use of passive multispectral scanner techniques for the delineation and analysis of bottom features in coastal areas. The focus is on the development of remote sensing techniques for delineating and classifying bottom features in the nearshore zone.

Descriptors :   *COASTAL REGIONS, *RADAR MAPPING, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, BEACHES, REFLECTANCE, SAND, VEGETATION, LAKES, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, MULTISPECTRAL.

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE