Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Plane and Geodetic Surveying book cover

    Plane and Geodetic Surveying

    2nd Edition

    By Aylmer Johnson

    Plane and Geodetic Surveying blends together theory and practice, conventional techniques and satellite-based methods, to provide the ideal book for students of surveying. It gives detailed guidance on how and when the principal surveying instruments (total stations, levels and navigational…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    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

  • Uncertainty in Geographical Information book cover

    Uncertainty in Geographical Information

    1st Edition

    By Jingxiong Zhang, Michael F. Goodchild

    As Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have developed and their applications have been extended, the issue of uncertainty has become increasingly recognized. It is highlighted by the need to demystify the inherently complex geographical world to facilitate computerization in GIS, by the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
    CRC Press

  • Practical GIS Analysis book cover

    Practical GIS Analysis

    1st Edition

    By David L. Verbyla

    The hard part of problem solving using GIS analysis is the selection of the proper tools. The only practical guide for solving geo-spatial problems independent of specific GIS software and hardware, Practical GIS Analysis will teach you how GIS tools work, and how you can use them to solve problems…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
    CRC Press

  • A Research Agenda for Geographic Information Science book cover

    A Research Agenda for Geographic Information Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert B. McMaster, E. Lynn Usery

    A close relationship exists between GIS and numerous applications, including cartography, photogrammetry, geodesy, surveying, computer and information science, and statistics, among others. Scientists coined the term "geographic information science (GIScience)" to describe the theory behind these…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
    CRC Press

  • Lloyd's Maritime Atlas of World Ports and Shipping Places 2020-2021 book cover

    Lloyd's Maritime Atlas of World Ports and Shipping Places 2020-2021

    31st Edition

    Edited by Informa UK Ltd

    Published since 1951, Lloyd's Maritime Atlas is the oldest and most respected atlas in the shipping industry. A comprehensive reference for locating the world’s busiest ports and shipping places, this new edition has been fully updated and enhanced with brand new maps and features to alleviate the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-18
    Informa Law from Routledge

  • 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

  • The Global North-South Atlas: Mapping Global Change book cover

    The Global North-South Atlas

    Mapping Global Change, 1st Edition

    By Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    This innovative atlas deconstructs the contemporary image of the North–South divide between developed and underdeveloped countries which was established by the 1980 Brandt Line, and advocates the need for the international community to redraw the global map to be fit for the 21st century.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-05
    Routledge

  • Remote Sensing and Urban Analysis: GISDATA 9 book cover

    Remote Sensing and Urban Analysis

    GISDATA 9, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean-Paul Donnay, Mike J. Barnsley, Paul A. Longley

    One of the key geographical developments over the last two centuries has been that of urbanisation. In recent years this has exploded globally, particularly in developing countries. It is essential for governments, planners and researchers in geography and allied fields to understand this process…

    Paperback – 2019-11-04
    CRC Press

  • Uncertainty Modelling and Quality Control for Spatial Data book cover

    Uncertainty Modelling and Quality Control for Spatial Data

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shi Wenzhong, Bo Wu, Alfred Stein

    Offers New Insight on Uncertainty ModellingFocused on major research relative to spatial information, Uncertainty Modelling and Quality Control for Spatial Data introduces methods for managing uncertainties—such as data of questionable quality—in geographic information science (GIS) applications.…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    CRC Press

  • Tropical Dry Forests in the Americas: Ecology, Conservation, and Management book cover

    Tropical Dry Forests in the Americas

    Ecology, Conservation, and Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arturo Sanchez-Azofeifa, Jennifer S. Powers, Geraldo W. Fernandes, Mauricio Quesada

    Under threat from natural and human disturbance, tropical dry forests are the most endangered ecosystem in the tropics, yet they rarely receive the scientific or conservation attention they deserve. In a comprehensive overview, Tropical Dry Forests in the Americas: Ecology, Conservation, and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23
    CRC Press

  • GIS-based Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences book cover

    GIS-based Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Atsuyuki Okabe

    Studies in the humanities and the social sciences can be enhanced through the use of geographic information systems (GIS). However, this computer-aided method of analysis is worthless unless researchers can devote the time necessary to learn what it is, what it can do, and how to use it.Resulting…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23
    CRC Press

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