Standards for mapping, remote sensing, and GIS


  • Anonymous


Maps, remote-sensing imagery, and geographic information systems (GIS) have combined to become one of the big “waves of the future.” Due to the proliferation of systems, hardware, software, techniques, interpretations and applications in GIS, mapping and remote sensing, it has become necessary that modern voluntary consensus-type standard methods, practices, guides, and terminology be developed in order to ensure uniformly high-quality products.