Download Remote Sensing and GIS free ebook (pdf, epub, mobi) by Basudeb Bhatta. Book details Author: Basudeb Bhatta Pages: pages. Ebook on Remote Sensing Applications. National Remote Sensing Center ( NRSC) focusing on promotion of Remote Sensing Technology and. Previews: From the Author About the BookThis book begins with the fundamentals of remote sensing and GIS. As readers go through the chapters of this book.

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Applications of GIS and Remote Sensing for Sustainable Use and Management of Groundwater: A Case Study from the Northwestern Coastal Area of Sri Lanka. Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Dr. Qihao Weng is an associate professor in the eBook features: Highlight, take notes, and search in the book; Length: . Read "Remote Sensing and GIS for Ecologists Using Open Source Software" by available from Rakuten Kobo. Sign up today and get $5 off your first download.

It will allow ecologists to get started with the application of remote sensing and to understand its potential and limitations. Using practical examples, the book covers all necessary steps from planning field campaigns to deriving ecologically relevant information through remote sensing and modelling of species distributions. All practical examples in this book rely on OpenSource software and freely available data sets. Readers will learn how to apply remote sensing within ecological research projects, how to approach spatial data sampling and how to interpret remote sensing derived products. The authors discuss a wide range of statistical analyses with regard to satellite data as well as specialised topics such as time-series analysis. Extended scripts on how to create professional looking maps and graphics are also provided. This book is a valuable resource for students and scientists in the fields of conservation and ecology interested in learning how to get started in applying remote sensing in ecological research and conservation planning.

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Part 1 comprises Chapter 1 through 12 that explain remote sensing techniques, its history, ground truth, photogrammetry, visual and digital analysis, remote sensing applications and its 'multi' approaches. This part concentrates principally upon Indian remote sensing satellites, LANDSAT, and where appropriate on SPOT, but also draws upon a variety of sensors operating from land and sea satellites launched by various government and private industries.

Most of these observe in the visible, reflective infrared and microwave spectral intervals, but images from several thermal systems are also included as examples of common space data sets.

The chapterwise details of the text are as follows: Chapter 1 covers the basic concepts of remote sensing, brief outline of remote sensing process and fundamentals of electromagnetic radiation. Chapter 2 provides an in-depth explanation of sensor resolutions, geometry, and orbital characteristics.

Chapter 3 talks about the developmental history of remote sensing and the Indian space program.

Chapter 4 deals with the photographic imaging techniques and allied matters such as camera, filter, and film. Chapter 5 describes digital imaging techniques in the ultraviolet through infrared region of electromagnetic spectrum with detail of related sensors. Chapter 6 introduces microwave remote sensing and related matters.

Chapter 7 describes ground truth data and GPS in detail. Chapter 8 discusses principles of modern photogrammetric techniques in detail. Chapters 9, 10 and 11 deal with visual and computer based analysis techniques of optical, thermal, and microwave remote sensing products combined with ancillary data.

Chapter 12 describes the applications of remote sensing.

Since the Kalpitiya Peninsula and Mannar Island in future is subjected to intense vegetable cultivations, groundwater based irrigation and fertilizer applications, groundwater is at risk and already contaminated with regard to few chemical parameters. Thus, an immediate attention is needed for the future sake of existence of those fresh groundwater storages. Remediation measures for Kalpitiya and sound planning for Mannar Island is a must. Understanding the present situation with the application of GIS and remote sensing techniques favours effective data handling and utilization.

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