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Assessing the Accuracy of Remotely Sensed Data: Principles by Russell G. Congalton,Kass Green

By Russell G. Congalton,Kass Green

Accuracy evaluation of maps derived from remotely sensed facts has persevered to develop because the first version of this groundbreaking booklet. for that reason, the much-anticipated re-creation is considerably extended and greater to mirror progress within the box. the recent version gains 3 new chapters, together with:

  • Fuzzy accuracy assessment
  • Positional accuracy
  • Case research: Mapping land conceal and land use within the Florida panhandle

The authors supply a whole presentation of ways to evaluate the positional accuracy of a map in addition to a dialogue of the effect of positional accuracy on thematic accuracy. additionally they contain a extra thorough dialogue of the exact sampling concerns that has to be thought of to successfully determine change.

Complete with a 16-page colour insert, this moment variation keeps to supply a whole consultant to designing and engaging in a cutting-edge accuracy assessment.

--This textual content refers back to the Hardcover edition.

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