2013 Governor's Conference on the Management of the Illinois River System
"The Illinois River: Working Locally - Reaching Globally"

Future Monitoring Technologies: Data and Tools


Current State of Suspended-Sediment Surrogate Technology
Ryan Jackson*
U.S. Geological Survey
*Due to a federal government shutdown, Mr. Jackson was unable to present.

Arrival of LiDAR Enhanced Elevation Data for the Illinois River Valley: A First Look
Don Luman
Illinois State Geological Survey, Prairie Research Institute
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Eye in the Sky - The Use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)
and Remote Sensing To Monitor Rivers and Associated Ecosystems

Nathan Smith
Riverside Research