MODIS True Color Imagery Borneo Red Tide During Southwest Monsoon 2004



Terra (10 11 am)

Aqua (1 2 pm)

6 Jul

16 Jul

24 Jul

7 Aug




v     High sedimentation in the Brunei coast and Brunei Bay can be clearly identified.


v     Sediment from Baram River plume was increase during 16 Jul 04.


v     On 24 Jul 04, darker water was observed on three areas:


         Eastern of Baram River plume

         Extended from Brunei Bay to the west of Labuan

         Kimanis bay


v     On 7 Aug 04, the darkish water was not found. Image was cloudy and hazy.



Report prepared on: 18 Aug 2004