178 books (9 pages) in this category
by Prashant K. Srivastava, Prem Chandra Pandey, Pavan Kumar & others
<p>This book advances the scientific understanding, development, and application of geospatial technologies related to water resource management. It presents recent developments and applications specifically by utilizing new earth observation ...eBook
by Wise, Stephen
Although much has been written on evidence-based policy making, this is the first volume to address the potential of GIS in this arena. GIS and Evidence-Based Policy Making covers the development of new methodological approaches, emphasizing theeBook
by Pierce, Francis J.
The increased efficiency and profitability that the proper application of technology can provide has made precision agriculture the hottest developing area within traditional agriculture. The first single-source volume to cover GIS applications ...eBook
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
Proceedings of the Global Soil Map 2017 Conference, July 4-6, 2017, Moscow, Russia
by Dominique Arrouays, Igor Savin, Johan Leenaars & others
<p><strong>GlobalSoilMap: Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe contains contributions that were presented at the 2nd GlobalSoilMap conference, held 4-6 July 2017 in Moscow, Russian Federation. These contributions demonstrate new ...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
Fundamentals and Practices
by Ruiliang Pu
<p>Advanced imaging spectral technology and hyperspectral analysis techniques for multiple applications are the key features of the book. This book will present in one volume complete solutions from concepts, fundamentals, and methods of ...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