photogeology

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photogeology

(ˌfəʊtəʊdʒɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Geological Science) the study and identification of geological phenomena using aerial photographs
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Dessauvagie (1969) conducted a photogeological study of the area southeast of Bashar.
This might also make use of satellite imagery and photogeological mapping to assist geological interpretation and the definition of target areas for investigation.
1977: Reconaissance geology of the Tapanti Quadrangle, Talamanca Cordillera, Costa Rica (including notes on photogeological maps of the Pejibaye, Vueltas, Savagre and San Isidro Quadrangles).