Significance of a 3D Elevation Program to wetland mapping

National Wetlands Newsletter
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Abstract

The recent National Enhanced Assessment conducted by the U.S. Geology Survey identified billions of dollars in potential annual benefits if a national-scale enhanced elevation data program was implemented. Given the importance of topography to wetlands, wetland mapping could benefit significantly from improved elevation data. 

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Significance of a 3D Elevation Program to wetland mapping
Series title National Wetlands Newsletter
Volume 34
Issue 5
Year Published 2012
Language English
Publisher Environmental Law Institute
Contributing office(s) National Geospatial Program
Description 5 p.
First page 11
Last page 15