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LiDAR Technology Reveals Faults Near Lake Tahoe

LiDAR Technology Reveals Faults Near Lake Tahoe | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it

Results of a new U.S. Geological Survey study conclude that faults west of Lake Tahoe, CA pose a substantial increase in the seismic hazard assessment for the Lake Tahoe region of California and Nevada...

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Space Archaeologist

Space Archaeologist | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it

Parcak...analyzes satellite images from space to reveal ancient structures hidden beneath the surface of Earth.

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Small and Medium Sized Geospatial Enterprises Critical to the Value Chain

In the geospatial sector, small and medium sized enterprises (SME) are the backbone of innovation, creating specialized offerings that have made the industry what it…...
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UltraCam Eagle Upgrade for Fugro

UltraCam Eagle Upgrade for FugroSpatial News (press release)It serves Fugro Operating companies in the entire EMEA region by providing the resources and operational/technical expertise to successfully acquire the airborne imagery and LiDAR data...
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Peregrine Buys First Z/I Imaging DMC II-230 Digital Mapping ...

Leica Geosystems Inc. and Peregrine Aerial Surveys today announced that Peregrine has taken delivery of the first Z/I Imaging DMC II-230 digital mapping camera in Canada. Norcross, Georgia, USA (PRWEB) May 04, 2012 ...
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New PBS Landmark Series “America Revealed” Now Airing | AERIAL FILMWORKS: Cineflex Elite and Cineflex V14 Gyro-Stabilized Aerial HD

New PBS Landmark Series “America Revealed” Now Airing | AERIAL FILMWORKS: Cineflex Elite and Cineflex V14 Gyro-Stabilized Aerial HD | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it
The compelling new landmark series America Revealed is now airing on PBS across the USA.
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MAPPS Executive Director Urges Commercial UAS Approval for ...

Formed in 1982, MAPPS is the only national association exclusively comprised of private firms in the remote sensing, spatial data and geographic information systems field in the United States. The MAPPS membership spans ...
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Introducing Laramie Junior High School Students to Remote Sensing Concepts and Applications

Introducing Laramie Junior High School Students to Remote Sensing Concepts and Applications | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it

One hundred and fourteen students in Ron Whitman’s eight grade physical and seventh grade biological sciences classes learned how remotely sensed images are acquired in different regions of the electromagnetic radiation (EMR) and their uses for monitoring earth surface features such as trees, crops, bare ground, water, roads, buildings, etc.

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Energie Boom & Mapping - a case story by Midwest Aerial Photography (Ohio)

“In terms of mapping, the demand is intense because the development activities are changing the area so fast that maps are out of date...

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FAA Plans for Domestic Use of Drones

When President Barack Obama signed the Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill Feb.
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Intelligent sensors for smart cities

Intelligent sensors for smart cities | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it
Fitting the bill: remote sensing products are helping to gather the vast amount of data needed for smart infrastructure systems.
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Landsat Anniversary Competition

Landsat Anniversary Competition | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it

To enter the contest, send NASA an email describing the local landscape changes you are interested in where you live, and what you hope to learn about them from Landsat's four-decades of observations from space. Scientists will review the Landsat data archive for the six areas selected and show the changes observed at the July 23 event.

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Optech CS-15000 Aerial Digital Camera wins Geospatial ...

Toronto, Canada, May 14, 2012 -- Optech, the world leader in the development, manufacture and support of advanced lidar and camera survey instruments, is pleased to announce that the Optech CS-15000 aerial digital ...
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Envisat formally declared lost

Envisat formally declared lost | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it
The European Space Agency (ESA) has formally declared that the Envisat environmental and remote sensing satellite mission is now over, following the satellite's...
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GeoEye Proposes to Purchase DigitalGlobe

The mergers and acquisitions within the geospatial technology space are white hot right now, with news today that GeoEye has approached DigitalGlobe in order to…...
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Low (or No) Light? No Problem

Low (or No) Light? No Problem | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it

Initial aerial imaging tests reveal that digital sensors can be operated in very low-light situations to produce useable images for some applications, including disaster response.

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Microsoft Research deblurring tech now used in Bing aerial images ...

Microsoft Research deblurring tech now used in Bing aerial images ... | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it
Originally meant for consumer photography, that technology is now being applied to deblur much larger photos for Bing's aerial imagery. This serves as a great example of how technologies developed in the lab have ...
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Light Aircraft Aerial Mapping Setup | publiclaboratory.org

Light Aircraft Aerial Mapping Setup | publiclaboratory.org | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it

Using a light aircraft such as a Cessna can be the best way to get your imagery if you need to cover a large area.

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Geographic Travels: Imagery Interpreation and Remote Sensing Games

Several organizations have posted educational activities games dealing with imagery interpretation and remote sensing.

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Bluesky Streams 3D Aerial Maps Over Web

Aerial mapping company Bluesky has launched a new service streaming 3D aerial photos via the Internet.

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Google Earth adds balloon and kite aerial imagery, invites you to contribute

Google Earth adds balloon and kite aerial imagery, invites you to contribute | Aerial Mapping Weekly Update | Scoop.it
Google Earth already offers quite a variety of ways to explore the planet, but the folks in Mountain View never seem content to (Google Earth adds balloon and kite aerial imagery, invites you to ...)...
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Slingshot drone a blast for big kids

The drone was created by researchers at Utah State University and is billed as a remote sensing platform for uses such as monitoring irrigated farmland, mapping wetlands, tracking wildlife and...

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