- Contact for ESRI software and licensing
- Contact for ERDAS software and licensing
- Liaison to KU IT (for networking and computing)
- Contact for public inquiries on historical aerial photography
M.A., Geography, University of Kansas, 1989
B.A., Geography, University of Kansas, 1981
Kansas Applied Remote Sensing
Area of specialization
Remote sensing applications
Jerry joined the KARS Program in 1982 and directed the development of the first statewide digital land use/land cover database of Kansas. He currently serves at the Kansas Biological Survey's representative on the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) of the Kansas GIS Policy Board.
- Digital land use/land cover inventory
- Phenology-based vegetation classification techniques
- Use of remote sensing data for agricultural management and environmental assessment
Peterson, D., J. Whistler, S. Egbert, E. A. Martinko. 2010. 2005 Kansas Land Cover Patterns: Phase II--final report. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 167:49 pp.
Peterson, D., J. Whistler, C. Bishop, S. Egbert, E. A. Martinko. 2009. The Kansas next-generation land use/land cover mapping initiative. Proceedings, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 12 pp.
Martinko, E. A., S. Egbert, M. Jakubauskas, K. Dobbs, J. Lomas, J. Whistler, D. Peterson. 2008. 2005 Kansas Land Cover Patterns Phase I--final report. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Open-file Report No. 150.
Martinko, E. A., J. Whistler, D. Peterson, J. Kastens, R. Hagen, D. Huggins, M. Jakubauskas. 2007. A watershed classification system for tiered diagnosis of biological impairments: A scalable, Central Plains focus with national applicability: Final report to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency STAR Program. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 141:153 pp.
Martinko, E. A., K. Price, S. Egbert, M. Jakubauskas, J. Whistler, T.J. Crooks. 2003. The NASA Great Plains Regional Earth Science Applications Center, 2000-2003. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 45 pp.