For an excellent overview of how GIS is changing the way we see our world, check out this Penn State video: “The Geospatial Revolution Project” – (This is the first of a series of videos from Pennsylvania State University. You can watch others on the same YouTube channel.)
Ground Control Points:
Learn more about Ground Control Points from GeoView’s Blog eMap’s “Word of the Month:”
LiDAR related information:
Explanation of the Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) coordinate system, used by the USDA in the National Agriculture Imagery Program (NAIP)
Mapping Accuracy and QA/QC:
Learn more about Map Accuracy and Map Scale from GeoView’s Blog eMap’s “Word of the Month:”
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