Assessing the Accuracy of Remotely Sensed Data: Principles by Russell G. Congalton,Kass Green

By Russell G. Congalton,Kass Green

Accuracy review of maps derived from remotely sensed facts has endured to develop because the first variation of this groundbreaking booklet. for that reason, the much-anticipated re-creation is considerably increased and superior to mirror progress within the box. the recent variation positive aspects 3 new chapters, together with:

  • Fuzzy accuracy assessment
  • Positional accuracy
  • Case examine: Mapping land hide and land use within the Florida panhandle

The authors offer an entire presentation of the way to evaluate the positional accuracy of a map besides a dialogue of the effect of positional accuracy on thematic accuracy. additionally they contain a extra thorough dialogue of the targeted sampling matters that needs to be thought of to successfully check change.

Complete with a 16-page colour insert, this moment variation keeps to supply a whole advisor to designing and undertaking a state of the art accuracy assessment.

--This textual content refers back to the Hardcover edition.

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