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Topographic Science

http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2010/3049/

Explains and illustrates the types of topographic information USGS obtains, how we use this information, and how to obtain topographic data for your own work.

by Poppenga, Sandra K.; Evans, Gayla A.; Gesch, Dean B.; Stoker, Jason; Queija, Vivian R.; Worstell, Bruce B.; Tyler, Dean; Danielson, Jeffrey J.; Bliss, Norman B.; and Greenlee, Susan K.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2010-3049
Related topics:
Data services, Geography, Land surface characteristics, Topography
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ISO 19115 XML
USGS Publications Warehouse [Citation page] - [MODS XML]

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