CHAPTER 1: THE NATURE OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION
This chapter reviews the basic fundamentals of geographic data and information. The focus is on understanding the basic structure of geographic data, and how issues of accuracy, error, and quality are paramount to properly using GIS technology. The establishment of a robust database is the cornerstone of a successful GIS.
|Maps and Spatial Information|
|Characterizing Geographic Features|
|Spatial Data Accuracy and Quality|