167 books (9 pages) in this category
by Mueller, Tom
<P>Conservation planning involves targeted management practices and land use decision-making based on careful analysis of landscape limitations in order to protect soil and water resources. Developing solutions to conservation planning is of ...eBook
by Clay, Sharon A.
<P>While many "alien" plant and animal species are purposefully introduced into new areas as ornamentals, livestock, crops, and even pets, these species can escape into other areas and threaten agricultural and native ecosystems causing economiceBook
by Peterson, Gretchen N.
<P>In the five years since the publication of the first edition of <B>A Guide to Effective Map Design</B>, cartography and software have become further intertwined. However, the initial motivation for publishing the first edition is still valid:eBook
by Austin, Robert F.
<P><STRONG>GIS for Critical Infrastructure Protection</STRONG> highlights the GIS-based technologies that can be used to support critical infrastructure protection and emergency management. The book bridges the gap between theory and practice ...eBook
by Lovett, Andrew A.
Environmental applications have long been a core use of GIS. However, the effectiveness of GIS-based methods depends on the decision-making frameworks and contexts within which they are employed. GIS for Environmental Decision-Making takes an ...eBook
by Wise, Stephen
<P>With GIS technology increasingly available to a wider audience on devices from apps on smartphones to satnavs in cars, many people routinely use spatial data in a way which used to be the preserve of GIS specialists. However spatial data is ...eBook
by Skinner, GISP, Ric
<P>Although many books have been published on the application of GIS in emergency management and disaster response, this is the first one to bring together a comprehensive discussion of the critical role GIS plays in hospital and healthcare ...eBook
by Gamba, Paolo
<P>The use of remote sensors for human settlement mapping and monitoring holds great promise for numerous fields of study, including urban planning and global environmental change and sustainability. While the potential for this technology is ...eBook
by Van Sickle, Jan
<P>For more than a decade, <B>GPS for Land Surveyors </B>has been unique among other books on this topic due to its clear, straightforward treatment of the subject matter. Completely revised and updated, this fourth edition of a perennial ...eBook
by Gelfand, Alan E.
<P>Assembling a collection of very prominent researchers in the field, the <STRONG>Handbook of Spatial Statistics</STRONG> presents a comprehensive treatment of both classical and state-of-the-art aspects of this maturing area. It takes a ...eBook
by Petersen, J.K.
<P>From officially sanctioned, high-tech operations to budget spy cameras and cell phone video, this updated and expanded edition of a bestselling handbook reflects the rapid and significant growth of the surveillance industry. The ...eBook
by Kumar, Praveen
Modern hydrology is more interdisciplinary than ever. Staggering amounts and varieties of information pour in from GIS and remote sensing systems every day, and this information must be collected, interpreted, and shared efficiently. ...eBook
by Thenkabail, Prasad S.
<P>Hyperspectral narrow-band (or imaging spectroscopy) spectral data are fast emerging as practical solutions in modeling and mapping vegetation. Recent research has demonstrated the advances in and merit of hyperspectral data in a range of ...eBook
by Canty, Morton J.
<P><STRONG>Image Analysis, Classification and Change Detection in Remote Sensing: With Algorithms for ENVI/IDL and Python, Third Edition</STRONG> introduces techniques used in the processing of remote sensing digital imagery. It emphasizes the ...eBook
by Canty, Morton J.
<P>Demonstrating the breadth and depth of growth in the field since the publication of the popular first edition, <STRONG>Image Analysis, Classification and Change Detection in Remote Sensing, with Algorithms for ENVI/IDL, Second ...eBook
Techniques and Applications
by Jian Guo Liu & Philippa J. Mason
<p>Following the successful publication of the 1st edition in 2009, the 2nd edition maintains its aim to provide an application-driven package of essential techniques in image processing and GIS, together with case studies for demonstration and ...eBook
by Chen, C.H.
Edited by leaders in the field, with contributions by a panel of experts, <b>Image Processing for Remote Sensing</b> explores new and unconventional mathematics methods. The coverage includes the physics and mathematical algorithms of SAR ...eBook
by Massonnet, Didier
Describing a field that has been transformed by the recent availability of data from a new generation of space and airborne systems, the authors offer a synthetic geometrical approach to the description of synthetic aperture radar, one that ...eBook
by Karimi, Hassan A.
<P>Outdoor wayfinding and navigation systems and services have become indispensable in people's mobility in unfamiliar environments. Advances in key technologies (e.g., positioning and mobile devices), has spurred interest in research and ...eBook