Web Books and Tutorials

Geomorphology from space--a global overview of regional landforms:  out of print 1986 NASA publication edited by Nicholas M. Short, Sr. and Robert W. Blair, Jr. designed for use by the remote sensing science and educational communities to study landforms and landscapes. The core of this book is a gallery of space imagery consisting of 237 plates, each treating a geographic region where a particular landform theme is exemplified. Commentary, photographs, locator maps, and sometimes a geologic map accompany each plate.

GeoAcademy: https://fossgeo.org/free-qgis-courses/ has several GIS courses using QGIS: http://qgis.org/en/site/


Map projections:

Cloud gallery from satellite: https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/features/CloudsGallery

Online guides to GIS

High Resolution Topography: http://serc.carleton.edu/getsi/teaching_materials/high-rez-topo/index.html

Distance/bearing computations

Last revised 2/19/2019