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The evolving Alaska mapping program.

January 1, 1986

This paper describes the development of mapping in Alaska, the current status of the National Mapping Program, and future plans for expanding and improving the mapping coverage. Research projects with Landsat Multispectral Scanner and Return Vidicon imagery and real- and synthetic-aperture radar; image mapping programs; digital mapping; remote sensing projects; the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act; and the Alaska High-Altitude Aerial Photography Program are also discussed.-from Authors

Citation Information

Publication Year 1986
Title The evolving Alaska mapping program.
DOI
Authors P.D. Brooks, T. J. O'Brien
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing
Series Number
Index ID 70014566
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization