2017:

Carswell, T.; Costa, M.; Young, E., Komick, N., Sweeting, R.; Gower, J. (submitted). Evaluation of MODIS-Aqua atmospheric correction and chlorophyll products of western North American coastal waters based on 13 years of data. Remote Sensing. ID: 217271

Phillips, S.R.; Costa, M. (2017). Spatial-temporal bio-optical classification of dynamic semi-estuarine waters in Wester North America. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 199. 

Lobo, F. L.; Costa, M.; Novo, E.M.L.M.; Telmer, K. (2017). Effects of small-scale gold mining tailings on the underwater light field in the Tapajós River Basin, Brazilian Amazon. Remote Sensing, 9(8).

Loos, E.; Costa, M.; Johannessen, S. (2017). Underwater optical environment in the coastal waters of British Columbia, Canada. FACETS. ID facets-2017-0074.

Persaud, A.W.; Telmer, K, H.; Costa, M. Moore, M.L. (2017). Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Senegal: livelihoods, customary authority, and formalization. Society & Natural Resources. 30(88): 980-993.

Costa, M.; Belluz, J.D.B.; Reid, G.; Cross, S. (2017) Quantifying temporal and spatial patterns of particle plumes in IMTA systems – The basis for system design. Aquaculture Research and Development Review.87.


2016:

Del Bell Belluz, J.; Costa, M.; Reid, G.; Cross, S. (2016). Bio-optical variability at a Vancouver Island aquaculture site.  Limnology and Oceanography. 61: 1686–1704.

Lobo, F.L.; Costa, M.; Novo, E.M.L.M.; Telmer, K. (2016). Distribution of artisanal and small-scale gold mining in the Tapajos River basin (Brazilian Amazon) over the past 40 years and relationship with water siltation. Remote Sensing, 8, 579.

Costa, M.; Evans, T.; Silva, T.S.F. (2016) Remote Sensing of Wetland Types: Subtropical Wetlands of Southern Hemisphere. The Wetland Book. C.M, Finlayson et al., (eds.) Springer Science. DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-6172-8_307-2.

Hess, L.; Costa, M.; Evans, T.; Silva, T.S.F.; Chapman, B.; Milne, T. (2016) Remote Sensing of Wetland Types: Tropical Flooded Forest. The Wetland Book. C.M, Finlayson et al., (eds.) Springer Science. DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-6172-8_303-2.

Lucas, R.; Costa, M. (2016). Remote Sensing Instruments: Sensor Types Relevant to Wetlands. The Wetland Book. C.M, Finlayson et al., (eds.) Springer Science. DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-6172-8_316-1.

Carwell, T.; Costa, M.; Hilborn, A.; Sweeting, R. (2016). Chlorophyll phenology in the Salish Sea: spatial and temporal data from ocean colour satellite imagery. State of the Pysical, Biological, and Selected Fishery Resources of Pacific Canadian Marine Ecosystems in 2015. Chandler, P.C.; King, S.A.; Perry, I (eds.). Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 3179.


2015:

Del Bel, J. B.; Costa, M.; Cross, S.; Reid, G. (2015) Spatial and Temporal of Particulate Dynamics and their influence on uptake species placement at an IMTA site. Canadian Aquaculture R&D Review. (24):75

Carswell, T. (2015) Analysis of MODIS-Aqua imagery to determine spring phytoplankton phenology in the Strait of Georgia, Canada.  Masters Thesis.   

Costa, M., Telmer, K., Evans, T., Almeida, T., & Diakun, M.T. (2015) The lakes of the Pantanal: Inventory, distribution, geochemistry, and surrounding landscape. Wetlands Ecology and Management.

Lobo, F. (2015) Spatial and temporal analysis of water siltation caused by artisinal small-scale gold mining in the Tapajos water basin, Brazilian Amazon: An optics and remote sensing approach. PhD Dissertation.

Lobo, F., Costa, M., Novo, E. (2015) Time-series analysis of Landsat-MSS/TM/OLI images over Amazonian waters impacted by gold mining activities. Remote Sensing of Environment.

Persaud, A. (2015) Mercury use and the socio-economic significance of artisanal and small-scale (ASGM) mining in Senegal: a mixed-methods approach to understanding ASGM. Masters Thesis.

Phillips, S. (2015)Bio-optical characterization of the Salish Sea, Canada, towards improved chlorophyll algorithms for MODIS and Sentinel-3. Masters Thesis.

Costa M, Carswell T. (2015). Spatial-temporal phytoplankton bloom initiation in the SoG derived from MODIS imagery: 2002-2014. Perry, I. State of physical, biological, and selected fishery resources of Pacific Canadian marine ecosystems-2012. Fisheries and Oceans Canada Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat, 112-114.


2014:

Del Bel, J. B. (2014) Spatial and temporal particulate variability at an integrated multi-trophic aquaculture (IMTA) site in Kyuquot sound, British Columbia, using bio-optical methods. Masters Thesis.

Evans, T., Costa, M., Tomas, W., Camilo, A., (2014) Large-scale habitat mapping of the Brazilian Pantanal wetland: A synthetic aperture radar approach. Remote Sensing of the Environment.

Lobo, F., Costa, M., Phillips, S., Young, E., McGregor, C. (2014) Light backscattering in turbid freshwater: a laboratory investigation. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing.

Reshitnyk, L., Costa, M., Robinson, C., Dearden, P. (2014) Evaluation of WorldView-2 and acoustic remote sensing for mapping benthic habitats in temperate coastal Pacific waters. Remote Sensing of the Environment.

Costa M, Carswell T. (2014). Spatial-temporal phytoplankton bloom initiation in the SoG derived from MODIS imagery: 2002-2013. Perry, I. State of physical, biological, and selected fishery resources of Pacific Canadian marine ecosystems-2012. Fisheries and Oceans Canada Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat, 112-114.

Costa, M; Tomas, W.; Evans, T. (2014). Understandings Spatial wildlife habitat characteristics of the Pantanal using ALOS/PALSAR, RADARSAT-2, and ENVISAT/ASAR Imagery: lakes diversity and spatial analysis. 17pp. Japanese Exploratory Agency.


2013:

Evans, T.L. (2013) Habitat mapping of the Brazilian Pantanal using synthetic aperture radar imagery and object based image analysis. Masters Thesis.

Evans, T., Costa, M. (2013) Landcover classification of the Lower Nhecolandia subregion of the Brazilian Pantanal wetlands using ALOS/PALSAR, RADARSAT-2 and ENVISAT/ASAR imagery. Remote Sensing of the Environment.

Evans, T., Costa, M., Tomas, W., Camilo, A. (2013) A SAR fine and medium spatial resolution approach for mapping the Brazilian Pantanal. Geographia.

O'Neill, J., Costa, M., (2013) Mapping eelgrass (zostera marina) in the gulf islands national park reserve of canada using high spatial resolution satellite and airborne imagery. Remote Sensing of the Environment.

Costa, M.; Carswell, T.; Young, E.; Sweeting, R.;Gower,J.; Pawlowicz, R.; Borstad, G. (2013) “Spatial-temporal phytoplankton bloom metrics in the Strait of Georgia derived from MODIS imagery: 2012 and previous years.” In: State of physical, biological, and selected fishery resources of Pacific Canadian marine ecosystems in 2012", Ed., J.R. Irvine and W.R. Crawford. Fisheries and Oceans Canada Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat, 117-120.



2010:

Evans, T., Costa, M., Telmer, K., Silva, T. (2010) Using ALOS/PALSAR and RADARSAT-2 to map land cover and seasonal inundation in the Brazilian Pantanal. Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing.

Loos, E.A., Costa, M. (2010) Inherent optical properties and optical mass classification of the waters of the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia, Canada. Progress in Oceanography.

Silva, T. S. F., Costa, M., & Melack, J. M. (2010) Spatial and temporal variability of macrophyte cover and productivity in the eastern amazon floodplain: A remote sensing approach. Remote Sensing of Environment.

Silva, T.S.F., Costa, M., & Melack, J.M. (2010)Assessment of two biomass estimation methods for aquatic vegetation growing on the amazon floodplain. Aquatic Botany.



2008:

Silva, T. S. F., Costa, M., Melack, J. M., & Novo, Evlyn M. L. M. (2008) Remote sensing of aquatic vegetation: Theory and applications. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment.


2007:

Komick, N. (2007) Remote sensing chlorophyll-a in the Strait of Georgia. Masters Thesis.