Articles in the Mapping Category

May 2022 | No Comment

No, India’s forest cover has not increased steadily. Instead, tea estates, coconut plantations, and even tree-lined avenues are being classified as forests

M D Madhusudan


T R Shankar Raman


It is not long after dawn, but the air in the Borajan rainforest in upper Assam is already warm and heavy with humidity. On a fig tree by the …

Jul 2021 | No Comment

The paper describes a method for improving the coordinates of hydrological stations using the GNSS. Traditional methods of determining the coordinates of level posts are analyzed in this work. The requirements for the accuracy and installation of geodetic points of level posts are given. A scheme of the GNSS network of the coastal zone…

Mar 2021 | No Comment

The development of the modern Greek cadaster has been a long standing objective for every Greek government since the early 19th century in order to replace the existing oldfashioned individual based system…

Jan 2021 | No Comment

The environment for seagrass to grow is in marine ecosystem. Providing habitat for marine biota is the seagrass’ primary role. Aside from that, seagrass is also able to absorb and store carbon, thus reducing CO2 in the atmosphere. Seagrass live best in a shallow marine water body and estuary. Seagrass ecosystem are located across the seacoast, with less than 5 meters depth.

Sep 2020 | No Comment

This paper is intended to establish living structure – a physical phenomenon and mathematical concept – as a formal concept or foundation for maps and mapping

Bin Jiang

Professor, Faculty of Engineering and Sustainable Development, Division of GIScience, University of Gävle, Sweden

Terry Slocum

Professor, Department of Geography and Atmospheric Science, University of Kansas, Lawrence, USA

The Earth’s surface or …

May 2020 | No Comment

Land registration describes, generally, a system concerning ownership and other rights of the land. As a legal matter, it also attached the legal documents to provide evidence of ownership, facilitate transactions, and protect the ownership of the land from fraud…

Feb 2020 | No Comment

Although awareness of SLAM (Simultaneous Localization And Mapping) technology is at a very nascent state in some countries such as India…

Dec 2019 | No Comment

Within the “Tarquinia Project” and the “Centro di Ricerca Coordinato”, involving different groups of the Università degli Studi di Milano (Archaeology, Computer Science and Communication, Geoarchaeology, Palaeoanthropology)…

Oct 2019 | One Comment

Recent enhancements in satellite remote sensing has increased the value of remotely sensed data for marine ecologist…

Oct 2019 | No Comment

“Two important characteristics of maps should be noticed. A map is not the territory it represents, but, if correct, it has a similar…