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Dataset Information Available as of 2014-04-02.

Datasets (with related publications, if any)

LBA-ECO LC-07 Amazon Floodplain Lake Chlorophyll from MODIS, Para, Brazil: 2002-2003 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Novo, E.M.L.M., C.C.D. Barbosa, R.M. de Freitas, Y.E. Shimabukuro, J.M. Melack, and W. Pereira. 2006. Seasonal changes in chlorophyll distributions in Amazon floodplain lakes derived from MODIS images. Limnology 7(3):153-161.
LBA-ECO LC-07 Aquatic Marcophyte Biomass, Monte Alegre Lake, Para, Brazil: 2003-2004 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Silva, T.S.F., Costa, M.P.F., and Melack, J.M. 2010. Assessment of two biomass estimation methods for aquatic vegetation growing on the Amazon Floodplain. Aquatic Botany, 92(3), 161-167. doi:10.1016/j.aquabot.2009.10.015
  2. Silva, T.S.F., M.P.F. Costa and J.M. Melack. 2009. Annual net primary production of macrophytes in the eastern Amazon floodplain. Wetlands, 29, 747-758. doi: 10.1672/08-107.1
LBA-ECO LC-07 Bathymetric Survey of Floodplain Lake, Lago Curuai, Para, Brazil: 2004 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Barbosa, C.C.F., E.M.L.M. Novo, J.M. Melack, R.M. Freitas, and W.P. Filho. 2006. A methodology for analysis of volume and flooded area dynamics: Lago Grande de Curuai Lago as an example. Revista Brasileira de Cartografia 58/3.
  2. Lima, I.B.T., C.C. Barbosa, E.M. Novo, J.C. Carvalho, and J.L. Stech. 2005. Location of telemetric monitoring sites in Amazon floodplain Lakes, Acta Amazonica: 36(3), Manaus.
  3. Novo, E.M.L.M., C.C.D. Barbosa, R.M. de Freitas, Y.E. Shimabukuro, J.M. Melack, and W. Pereira. 2006. Seasonal changes in chlorophyll distributions in Amazon floodplain lakes derived from MODIS images. Limnology 7(3):153-161.
LBA-ECO LC-07 CO2 and CH4 Flux from Wetlands, Negro River Basin, Brazil: 2004-2006 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Belger, L., B.R. Fosberg and J.M. Melack. 2011. Carbon dioxide and methane emissions from interfluvial wetlands in the upper Negro River basin, Brazil. Biogeochemistry 105:171�183 DOI 10.1007/s10533-010-9536-0
LBA-ECO LC-07 Interferometric SAR-Based Estimates of Floodplain Stage Heights in Central Amazon Wetlands

  1. Alsdorf, D.E., L.C. Smith, and J.M. Melack. (2001) Amazon floodplain water level changes measured with interferometric SIR-C radar. Ieee Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 39(2):423-431.
LBA-ECO LC-07 JERS-1 SAR Wetlands Masks and Land Cover, Amazon Basin: 1995-1996 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Hess, L.L., J.M. Melack, E.M.L.M. Novo, C.C.F. Barbosa, and M. Gastil. 2003. Dual-season mapping of wetland inundation and vegetation for the central Amazon basin. Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol. 87, No. 4, pp. 404-428.
LBA-ECO LC-07 Lake Sediment Nutrient Data, Lago Calado, Brazil: 1982-1984 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Smith, L.K., J.M. Melack, and D.E. Hammond. 2003. Carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus content and Pb-210-derived burial rates in sediments of an Amazon floodplain lake. Amazoniana-Limnologia et Oecologia Regionalis Systemae Fluminis Amazonas 17(3-4):413-436.
LBA-ECO LC-07 Methane and Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Balbina Reservoir, Brazil (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Kemenes, A., B. R. Forsberg, and J. M. Melack (2007), Methane release below a tropical hydroelectric dam, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L12809, doi:10.1029/2007GL029479.
  2. Kemenes, A., B. R. Forsberg, and J. M. Melack (2011), CO2 emissions from a tropical hydroelectric reservoir (Balbina, Brazil), J. Geophys. Res., 116, G03004, doi:10.1029/2010JG001465.
LBA-ECO LC-07 Methane Releases from Two Amazon Hydroreservoirs, Brazil: 2000-2001 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Lima, I.B.T. 2005. Biogeochemical distinction of methane releases from two Amazon hydroreservoirs. Chemosphere 59(11):1697-1702.
LBA-ECO LC-07 Monthly Inundated Areas, Amazon, Orinoco and Pantanal Basins: 1978-1987 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Hamilton, S.K., S.J. Sippel, and J.M. Melack. 2002. Comparison of inundation patterns among major South American floodplains. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 107(D20):Article-8038.
  2. Hamilton, S.K., Sippel, S.J. and Melack, J.M. 2004. Seasonal inundation patterns in two large savanna floodplains of South America: the Llanos de Moxos (Bolivia) and the Llanos del Orinoco (Venezuela and Colombia), Hydrological Processes, 18(11):2103-2116.
  3. Hamilton, S.K., Sippel, S.J., and Melack, J.M. 1996. Inundation patterns in the Pantanal wetland of South America determined from passive microwave remote sensing. Archiv für Hydrobiologie, 137(1):1-23.
  4. Sippel, S.J., Hamilton, S.K., Melack, J.M. and Choudhury, B.J. 1994. Determination of inundation area in the Amazon River floodplain using the SMMR 37 GHz polarization difference. Remote Sensing of Environment 48:70-76.
  5. Sippel, S.J., Hamilton, S.K., Melack, J.M. and Novo, E.M.M. 1998. Passive microwave observations of inundation area and the area/stage relation in the Amazon River floodplain. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 19(16):3055-3074.
  6. Sippel, S.J., S.K. Hamilton and J.M. Melack. 1991. Inundation area and morphometry of lakes on the Amazon River floodplain, Brazil. Archiv fur Hydrobiologie 123(4):385-400.
LBA-ECO LC-07 Monthly Mean Flooded Wetlands Habitat, Central Amazon Basin: 1979-1996 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Melack, J.M., L.L. Hess, M. Gastil, B.R. Forsberg, S.K. Hamilton, I.B.T. Lima, and E.M.L.M. Novo. 2004. Regionalization of methane emissions in the Amazon Basin with microwave remote sensing. Global Change Biology 10(5):530-544.
LBA-ECO LC-07 Multi-scale Analysis of Inundation and Wetland Vegetation in the Amazon Basin

LBA-ECO LC-07 Multitemporal Radarsat-1 Site Locations and Temporal Coverage

LBA-ECO LC-07 Reflectance Spectra and Water Quality of Amazon Basin Floodplain Lakes (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Novo E.M.L.M., W. Pereira Filho and J.M. Melack. 2004. Assessing the utility of spectral band operators to reduce the influence of total suspended solids on the relationship between chlorophyll concentration and the bidirectional reflectance factor in Amazon waters.
LBA-ECO LC-07 Validation Overflight for Amazon Mosaics (VOAM): June 1999

  1. Hess, L.L., E.M.L.M. Novo, D.M. Slaymaker, J. Holt, C. Steffen, D.M. Valeriano, L.A.K. Mertes, T. Krug, J.M. Melack, M. Gastil, C. Holmes, and C. Hayward. 2002. Geocoded digital videography for validation of land cover mapping in the Amazon basin. International Journal of Remote Sensing 23(7):1527-1555.
  2. Hess, L.L., J.M. Melack, E.M.L.M. Novo, C.C.F. Barbosa, and M. Gastil. 2003. Dual-season mapping of wetland inundation and vegetation for the central Amazon basin. Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol. 87, No. 4, pp. 404-428.
  3. Powell RL, Matzke N, de Souza C, Clark M, Numata I, Hess LL, Roberts DA, Clark M, Numata I, Hess LL, Roberts DA. 2004. Sources of error in accuracy assessment of thematic land-cover maps in the Brazilian Amazon. Remote Sensing of Environment, 90, 221-234.
LBA-ECO LC-07 Water Quality, CO2, Chlorophyll, Lago Curuai, Para, Brazil: 2003-2004 (archived at ORNL DAAC)

  1. Barbosa, C.C.F.,E.M.L.M. Novo, J.M. Melack, M. Gastil-Buhl, W. Pereira Filho. 2010. Seasonal changes in chlorophyll distributions in Amazon floodplain lakes derived from MODIS images. Limnology 11:155-166. DOI 10.1007/s10201-009-0305-5
  2. Novo, E.M.L.M., C.C.F Barbosa, R.M. de Freitas, Y.E. Shimabukuro, J.M. Melack and W.P Filho. 2006. Seasonal changes in chlorophyll distributions in Amazon floodplain lakes derived from MODIS images. Limnology 7: 153-161.
  3. Rudorff, C.M., J.M. Melack, S. MacIntyre, C.C.F. Barbosa, and E.M.L.M. Novo (2011), Seasonal and spatial variability of CO2 emission from a large floodplain lake in the lower Amazon, J. Geophys. Res., 116, G04007, doi:10.1029/2011JG001699.

Posters (with related publications, if any)

Geostatistics of water quality linked to vegetation cover and inudation (poster).



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