Introduction to Geospatial Technologies
Fourth EditionBradley A. Shellito©2018
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Written for majors and non-majors alike, Introduction to Geospatial Technologies demonstrates the wide range of geographic technologies available to and used by geographers today. Each chapter contains an introduction to the key concepts and a lab activity, so that in addition to gaining a basic foundation of knowledge, students also obtain hands-on experience with the relevant software.This new edition stays current with its rapidly moving field, with coverage and lab activities revised to reflect is the most up-to-date ideas and innovations in GST.
Table of Contents
Part 2 Geographic Information Systems 5. Working with Digital Geospatial Data and GIS 6. Using GIS for Spatial Analysis 7. Using GIS to Make a Map 8. Getting There Quicker with Geospatial Technology
Part 3 Remote Sensing 9. Remotely Sensed Images from Above 10. How Remote Sensing Works 11. Images from Space 12. Studying Earth’s Climate and Environment from Space
Part 4 Geospatial Applications 13. Digital Landscaping 14. See the World in 3D 15. Life in the Geospatial Cloud and Other Current Developments