Aerial Photography for Water Resources Studies

by Ralph W. Kiefer, (M.ASCE), Associate Professor of Civil Engineering; University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI,
James P. Scherz, (A.M.ASCE), Associate Professor of Civil Engineering; University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI,


Serial Information: Journal of the Surveying and Mapping Division, 1971, Vol. 97, Issue 2, Pg. 321-333


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract: The fundamentals of color and color-infrared photography are reviewed. Illustrations are presented to show the use of color and color-infrared aerial photography to study siltation and to algae growth in lakes, to map aquatic plants in lakes, to detect and monitor water pollution, and to study stream flooding.

Subject Headings: Vegetation | Water pollution | Aerial photography | Lakes | Water resources | Silt | Soil pollution

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