NCSU GIS/MEA582:
Geospatial Modeling and Analysis

1. Geospatial Data Introduction

Outline:
  • on-ground/in-situ, airborne, and satellite data acquisition
  • coordinate reference systems
  • getting started with open source GIS

Lecture

Slides and recorded video: Supplemental materials:

Assignment: Explore the provided data set

Prepare short paper describing general properties of the provided data set (coordinate system, resolutions, spatial extents, etc.)