Detecting and Predicting Impacts of Saltwater Intrusion on Coastal Ecosystems

Project Summary

Katelyn Chang (Computer Science, Math) and Haynes Lynch (Environmental Science, Policy) spent ten weeks building tools to analyze and visualize geospatial and remote sensing data arising from the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge (ARNWR). The team produced interactive maps of physical characteristics that were tailored to specific refuge management professionals, and also built classifiers for vegetation detection in LandSat imagery.

 

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Faculty Leads: Justin Wright, Emily Bernhardt

Project Manager: Emily Ury

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Year
2019
Contact
Paul Bendich
Mathematics
bendich@math.duke.edu

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