Nine. Map Projections, Grid Networks, and Control

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

Published Online: 28 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118110997.ch9

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) Map Projections, Grid Networks, and Control, in Aerial Photography and Image Interpretation, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118110997.ch9

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:

  • map projections, grid, and control;
  • map projection;
  • classifications of map projections;
  • Lambert conformal projection;
  • creating maps from aerial photographs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objectives

  • Geometry of the Earth

  • Map Projections

  • The Public Land Survey System

  • Ground Control

  • Steps in Making Maps from Aerial Photographs

  • Questions and Problems

  • References