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A rapid method for creating qualitative images indicative of thick oil emulsion on the ocean's surface from imaging spectrometer data

Technical details explaining how remotely sensed visible and infrared data can help recognize the extent of oil spills.

by Kokaly, Raymond F.; Hoefen, Todd M.; Livo, K. Eric; Swayze, Gregg A.; Leifer, Ira; McCubbin, Ian B.; Eastwood, Michael L.; Green, Robert O.; Lundeen, Sarah R.; Sarture, Charles M.; Steele, Denis; Ryan, Thomas; Bradley, Eliza S.; Roberts, Dar A.; and Airborne Visible/Infrared Imaging Spectrometer Team
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1107
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