Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Responsible and Smart Land Management Interventions: An African Context book cover

    Responsible and Smart Land Management Interventions

    An African Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Walter Timo de Vries, John Tiah Bugri, Fatima Mandhu

    This book showcases new empirical findings on the conceptualization, design, and evaluation of land management interventions. It addresses two crucial aspects: how and under which conditions such interventions are responsible, and how such interventions can be supported by smart technologies. This…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Drone Futures: UAS in Landscape and Urban Design book cover

    Drone Futures

    UAS in Landscape and Urban Design, 1st Edition

    By Paul Cureton

    Drone Futures explores new paradigms in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in landscape and urban design. UAS or drones can be deployed with direct application to the built environment; this book explores the myriad of contemporary and future possibilities of the design medium its aesthetic, mapping…

    Paperback – 2020-06-26 
    Routledge

  • Unmanned Aerial Remote Sensing: UAS for Environmental Applications book cover

    Unmanned Aerial Remote Sensing

    UAS for Environmental Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by David R. Green

    Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) are a rapidly evolving technology with an expanding array of diverse applications. In response to the continuing evolution of this technology, this book discusses unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and similar systems, platforms and sensors, as well as exploring some of…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    CRC Press

  • North America's Natural Wonders: Canadian Rockies, California, The Southwest, Great Basin, Tetons-Yellowstone Country book cover

    North America's Natural Wonders

    Canadian Rockies, California, The Southwest, Great Basin, Tetons-Yellowstone Country, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything the reader needs to understand the landscape. It guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • North America's Natural Wonders book cover

    North America's Natural Wonders

    1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Although millions of Americans and international travelers take road trips through North America every year, most have no understanding of how the landscape came to be. North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything these travelers need to understand the landscape. Written by a career…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • North America's Natural Wonders: Appalachians, Colorado Rockies, Austin-Big Bend Country, Sierra Madre book cover

    North America's Natural Wonders

    Appalachians, Colorado Rockies, Austin-Big Bend Country, Sierra Madre, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest, explains what they are seeing, and describes how these features came to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • Multi-sensor System Applications in the Everglades Ecosystem book cover

    Multi-sensor System Applications in the Everglades Ecosystem

    1st Edition

    By Caiyun Zhang

    This book explores the applicability of multiple remote sensors to acquire information relevant to restoration and conservation efforts in wetlands using data collected from airborne and space multispectral/hyperspectral sensors, light detection and ranging (LiDAR), Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS),…

    Hardback – 2020-01-14
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • SAR Image Interpretation for Various Land Covers: A Practical Guide book cover

    SAR Image Interpretation for Various Land Covers

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth L. Simms

    This full color book is a comprehensive visual reference for the interpretation of synthetic aperture radar (SAR) images with examples of how technological specifications may affect interpretation solutions. It contains a summary review of image acquisition parameters of consequence on the visual…

    Hardback – 2019-12-16
    CRC Press

  • Enterprise GIS: Concepts and Applications book cover

    Enterprise GIS

    Concepts and Applications, 1st Edition

    By John R. Woodard

    This book defines and discusses how the field of Enterprise Architecture (EA) can be incorporated into the design of Enterprise Geographic Information Systems (EGIS). The objective of EA is to develop a strategic plan that structures an organization’s resources (data, information, people, and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11
    CRC Press

  • Smart Geospatial Practices and Applications in Local Government: An Altogether Different Language book cover

    Smart Geospatial Practices and Applications in Local Government

    An Altogether Different Language, 1st Edition

    By David A. Holdstock

    The demand on local government to do more with less by improving operations, increasing productivity, and making better and more informed decisions increases constantly. On a departmental level Geographic Information Systems are helping meet this demand but the majority of local government…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    CRC Press

  • Applications of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Best Practices and Case Studies book cover

    Applications of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

    Best Practices and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.B. Sharma

    Advances in high spatial resolution mapping capabilities and the new rules established by the Federal Aviation Administration in the United States for the operation of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) have provided new opportunities to acquire aerial data at a lower cost and more safely…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06
    CRC Press

  • Geographic Information Systems to Spatial Data Infrastructures: A Global Perspective book cover

    Geographic Information Systems to Spatial Data Infrastructures

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Masser

    This book draws on author’s wealth of knowledge working on numerous projects across many countries. It provides a clear overview of the development of the SDI concept and SDI worldwide implementation and brings a logical chronological approach to the linkage of GIS technology with SDI enabling data…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08
    CRC Press

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