Class Topics

 

 

 
 
Class Assignments
  • QUIZ - Thursday - Topics to be covered are:
    • Area - be able to quickly computer the acreage of a polygon at different scales.
    • Air Photo - Be able to compute the scale of an air photo using topographic maps (such as the Columbia and/or Golden topographic maps--bring them to class!)
    • Understand the terms related to Air Photos we discussed in class.
  • LAND USE PROJECT - Due NEXT TUESDAY!!!!

 

 
 

Class Readings

(Note: Red Colored Titles are on Blackboard and Blue Colored Titles are direct links to article or website.

  • Thrower, Norman, Lay of the Land: Relief Representation in the United States in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, Mercator's World, July/August 2001, pp 19-23.