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13-07: Handbook for Geospatial Best Practices for Land Administration
Friday, 23/Mar/2018:
11:00am - 12:30pm

Session Chair: Stephen Calder, GIS/Transport, United States of America
Location: MC 7-100

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Handbook for Geospatial Best Practices for Land Administration The Tools, Methodologies, Applications, and Rationales.

Stephen Calder

GIS/Transport, United States of America

[This abstract consists simply of an outline of the Handbook, with samples of the completed work included. The outline is in purple italicized text. The samples of the Handbook are in black text.]




Intent of the Handbook, target audience

Premise of the need for the Handbook

Chapter One: Geospatial Data and Information

Special qualities of geospatial data and information

Accuracy, precision and resolution

Points, lines and areas; Vector and raster

Absolute accuracy and relative accuracy

Chapter Two: The Disciplines of Place




Land Surveying

Chapter Three: The Processes of Location


Aerial Imagery

Satellite Imagery

Field mapping

UAVs, Drones

Chapter Four: Land Registries and GIS


Land Registries

Blending diverse data sets

Chapter Five: Misc. International Best Practices

Assorted best practices


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