Caren Binding

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Centre canadien des eaux intérieures (Burlington, ON)

Delivering research and products relevant to Environment and Climate Change Canada’s mandate to ensure the conservation and protection of aquatic ecosystems. Specialising in satellite remote sensing for inland water quality applications and lead for the EOLakeWatch program.

Recherche et / ou projets en cours

Prix et études

Conseil de recherches en sciences naturelles et en génie (CRSNG) – Boursière dans un laboratoire du gouvernement canadien

Ph.D. en Télédétection, maîtrise en Protection du milieu marin. Université de Wales, Bangor, G.-B.

B.Sc. en Chimie, Océanographie, Université de Southampton, G.-B.

Principales publications

Binding, C.E., L. Pizzolato, C. Zeng. 2021. EOLakeWatch; delivering a comprehensive suite of remote sensing algal bloom indices for enhanced monitoring of Canadian eutrophic lakes. Ecological Indicators, Volume 121, 106999,

Balasubramanian, S.V., Pahlevan, N. Smith, B., Binding, C. Schalles, J., Loisel, H., Gurlin, D. Greb, S., Alikas, K., Randla, M., Bunkei, M., Moses, W., Nguyễn, H., Lehmann, M. K., O'Donnell, D., Ondrusek, M., Han, T., Fichot, C. G., Moore, T., & Boss, E. 2020. Robust algorithm for estimating total suspended solids (TSS) in inland and nearshore coastal waters, Remote Sensing of Environment, 246:111768

Zeng, C. and Binding, C.E. 2019. The Effect of Mineral Sediments on Satellite Chlorophyll-a Retrievals from Line-Height Algorithms Using Red and Near-Infrared Bands.  Remote Sensing, 11, 2306; doi:10.3390/rs11192306

Binding, C.E., Zastepa, A., & Zeng, C. 2019. The impact of phytoplankton community composition on optical properties and satellite observations of the 2017 western Lake Erie algal bloom, Journal of Great Lakes Research,

Greb, S., Dekker, A. and Binding, C. (eds.). 2018. Earth Observations in Support of Global Water Quality Monitoring. IOCCG Report Series, No. 17, International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group, Dartmouth, Canada. ISBN: 978-1-896246-67-3

Binding, C. E., Greenberg, T. A., McCullough, G., Watson, S.B., Paige, E. 2018.  An analysis of satellite-derived chlorophyll and algal bloom indices on Lake Winnipeg.  JGLR, 44(3):436-446.

Evangelos, S., O’Donnell, R., Hunter, P., Miller, C., Scott, M., Simis, S., Neil, C., Barbosa, C., Binding,  C., Bradt, S., Bresciani, M., Dall’Olmo, G., Giardino, C., Gitelson, A., Kitser, T., Li, L., Matsushita, B., Martinez-Vicente, V., Matthews, M., Ogashawara, I., Ruiz-Verdu, A., Schalles, J., Tebbs, E., Zhang, Y., Tyler,  A.  2017.  Optical types of inland and coastal waters.  Limnology and Oceanography, 63(2):846-870

Binding, C.E., Greenberg, T.A., Watson, S.B., Rastin, S., Gould, J. 2015.  Long term water clarity changes in North America's Great Lakes from multi-sensor satellite observations.  Limnology and Oceanography, 60 (6), pp. 1976-1995

Binding, C.E., J.H. Jerome, W.G. Booty and R.P. Bukata. 2008. Spectral absorption properties of dissolved and particulate matter in Lake Erie. Remote Sensing of Environment. 112:1702-1711.

Binding, C.E., J.H. Jerome, R.P. Bukata and W.G. Booty. 2007. Trends in water clarity of the Great Lakes from SeaWiFS and CZCS aquatic colour. Journal of Great Lakes Research. 33(4): 828-841.

Installation de recherche

867, chemin Lakeshore
Burlington, ON L7S 1A1