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Chan, Kerry and Keeping, Robert J.  2009.  Canada’s National Imagery Project: How Canada is Orthorectifying 5,000 SPOT 4/5 Images Quickly, Accurately, and Automatically.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no 10, p. 30, 32-33.

Chappell Dal and Crane, Melissa.  2009.  Photogrammetry Helps GISers Overcome Challenges of Island Life [San Juan County, Wash.]  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 9, p. 22-24, 26.

Coleman, Matthew.  2009.  Buying Guide for Off-the-Shelf Topographic Lidar Data.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 7, p. 22-23.

Downs, Rob and Brodet, Steve, 2009.  No Human Required: Early Tests by NOAA Demonstrate that Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Can Play an Important Role Surveying Damage in Waters Hit by Storms.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no 10, p. 10-12.

Harding, Tim.  2009.  Evolution of Navigation and Offshore Positioning Systems: Canada’s Beaufort Sea.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 8, p. 36-37.

Hawxhurst, Steve and Gehrke Rob.  2009.  New Life for an Old Base: In San Diego, the Liberty Station Redevelopment Project Makes a Former Navy Base Available …  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no 11, p. [10]-13.

Hunsicker, Ryan.  2009.  Software Review: Cadastral Editor.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 7, p. 24, 26-27.

Jacobs, Geoff.  2009.  3D Scanning: Accuracy of Scan Points.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 8, p. 24, 26-27.

King, Chase.  2009.  Riding the Wild West: Motorized Vehicles Aren’t Allowed in Rugged Parts of Eastern Oregon Due to Fire Hazards.  So How Do Surveyors Get around There?  Two Brothers Describe How They Do it on Horseback.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 7, p. 10-12.

Knetsch, Joe.  2009.  View from the Top: the Office of the Surveyor General.   Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no 11, p. 32, 34.

Kuhns, Lucy.  2009.  Not Just for Architects Anymore: As Building Information Modeling Sees Increasing Attention, it Becomes Clear that Surveyors Can Play an Important Role in it..  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no 10, p. 18-21.

McLaughlin, Trip.  2009.  Save the Trees: The Town of Dillon, Colorado Has Developed a Forestry Management Plan to Save Lodgepole Pines from an Insect Epidemic, Basing it on a GIS Populated with Field-collected Data .  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no 11, p. [14]-16.

Schultz, Christine.  2009.  Surveying at Sea: Built to Survey, NOAA Ship Rainier Plies the Beautiful Pacific Northwest Mapping Coastal Waters Using the Latest Hydrographic Equipment.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 8, p. 14-16.

Schmidt, Wilhelm A.  2009.  [Review of] How the States Got their Shapes by Mark Stein. Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 9, p. 38.

Schweitzer, Thomas and Mantecon, Roberto.  2009.  Shoring up Levees: After the Devastation of Hurricane Katrina, the National Levee Database Survey Project has Surveyors Measuring Miles of Levees and Floodwalls throughout the Country.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no 10, p. 14-16.

Socci, Laurence.  2009.  FEMA’s Risk Map Program Revisited.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no 10, p. 28.

Socci, Laurence.  2009.  NOAA’s Digital Coast Program Supported by Congress.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 8, p. 24.

Stewart, Peter and Canter, Peter.  2009.  Creating a Seamless Model: a Marine Vessel Offers a Unique Vantage Point for Mapping Bodies of Water and Neat-shore Structures so their Respective Data Can Merge into One Model.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 8, p. 18-20.

Wade-Grusky, Sandra.  2009.  Can Mapping Save the Planet? GIS/GPS Merges with Lidar and Photogrammetry to Map Climate Change.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no 11, p. 22-23.

Weichert, Alexander and Gruber, Michael.  2009.  Photogrammetry Versus Lidar: Clearing the Air.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 8, p. 21-23.

White, James.  2009.  Safe Software’s FME Desktop Translator/Converter.  Professional Surveyor Magazine, v. 29, no. 9, p. 30-31.


 

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