National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis
Units 090-091 - Natural Resources Data
- Author(s): 090-091, CC in GIScience
- Schut, Peter H.
- Editor(s): Goodchild, Michael F.
- Kemp, Karen K.
- et al.
These units provides a general overview of natural resources data, including types of data; typical applications; and common problems and limitations. Soil data are discussed in greater detail, including soil classification and mapping; types and contents of soil surveys; and the structure of soil data in GIS applications.