Accession Number : ADA254047


Title :   Army Requirements for Digital Topographic Data


Descriptive Note : Scientific paper


Corporate Author : ARMY TOPOGRAPHIC ENGINEERING CENTER FORT BELVOIR VA DIGITAL CONCEPTS AND ANALYSIS CENTER


Personal Author(s) : Lambert, Robin B ; Moscoso, Christian P ; Barnette, James K


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a254047.pdf


Report Date : 22 Mar 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 10


Abstract : The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has, historically, been the focal point within the Army for topographic surveying and mapping. The U.S. Army Engineer Topographic Laboratories (US'ETL), a USACE research and development laboratory, has spearheaded research and development in the mapping sciences, developing automated mapping and surveying systems and supporting development of tactical system that process digital topographic data (DTD). USAETL has long been an active participant within the mapping community for fostering.


Descriptors :   *TOPOGRAPHIC MAPS , *DIGITAL MAPS , AUTOMATION , COMMUNITIES , TOPOGRAPHY , SURVEYING(GEOGRAPHIC) , STANDARDS , ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS , MAPPING


Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE