Seventeen. Geology, Soils, and Engineering Applications

  1. David P. Paine and
  2. James D. Kiser

Published Online: 28 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118110997.ch17

Aerial Photography and Image Interpretation, Third Edition

Aerial Photography and Image Interpretation, Third Edition

How to Cite

Paine, D. P. and Kiser, J. D. (2012) Geology, Soils, and Engineering Applications, in Aerial Photography and Image Interpretation, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118110997.ch17

Author Information

  1. Department of Forest Resources, Oregon State University in Corvallis, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470879382

Online ISBN: 9781118110997

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Keywords:

  • geology, and engineering applications;
  • aerial photography in geology;
  • glacial drift landscapes;
  • eolian and fluvial landscapes;
  • soil mapping on aerial photos

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objectives

  • Sedimentary Landscapes

  • Igneous Landscapes

  • Metamorphic Landscapes

  • Glaciated Landscapes

  • Eolian and Fluvial Landscapes

  • Mass Wasting

  • The Cuesta Landform

  • Geologic Erosion

  • Surface Erosion

  • Soil Mapping on Aerial Photos

  • Obtaining Geologic, Hydrologic, and Topographic Maps

  • The Land Manager's Responsibility

  • Questions and Problems

  • References