Aerial Photography for Water Resources Studiesby 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
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: Water resources | Aerial photography | Water pollution | Vegetation | Lakes | Soil pollution | Silt | Soil water
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