AERIAL SURVEYS FOR NEW HIGHWAYS AND ROADSIDES

THE USES OF AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS AND MAPS IN LOCATING AND DESIGNING HIGHWAY AND ROADSIDE AREAS TO FIT THE TERRAIN AND TO CONSERVE NATURAL AND DEVELOPED FEATURES ARE OUTLINED. TABLES ARE INCLUDED TO GIVE A RECORD OF PROGRESS IN HIGHWAY USE OF AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEYS AND TO SHOW THE RELATIONSHIP OF MAP-SCALES, CONTOUR INTERVALS, TOPOGRAPHY, AND LAND-USE IN PRELIMINARY AND FINAL STAGES OF HIGHWAY LOCATION AND DESIGN. ADVANTAGES OF AERIAL SURVEY METHODS FOR OBTAINING COMPLETE TOPOGRAPHIC INFORMATION ON A BELT OR ZONE OF LAND ARE SUMMARIZED. A LIST OF RECENT PHOTOGRAMMETRIC REFERENCES IS INCLUDED. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 24, pp 166-174, 3 FIG, 2 TAB, 8 REF; part of Report of Committee on Roadside Development
  • Authors:
    • Sinonson, W H
  • Publication Date: 1945

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board (Unassembled)
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00202895
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Sep 13 1971 12:00AM