Advanced Methods, Mapping Sciences

Authored by: John Grimson Lyon , Lynn Krise Lyon

Practical Handbook for Wetland Identification and Delineation

Print publication date:  March  2011
Online publication date:  March  2011

Print ISBN: 9781439838914
eBook ISBN: 9781439838921
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A good way to conceptualize the common elements and heritage of spatial technologies is to view them broadly. It is valuable to organize these technologies mentally as the “mapping sciences.” This concept addresses the variety broadly without excluding necessary examples. It also recognizes that the mapping sciences is a “toolbox” of methods that can be applied to wetland issues when the need arises. And like the old adage, one applies the “right tool for the job.”

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