terrain analysis


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terrain analysis

The collection, analysis, evaluation, and interpretation of geographic information on the natural and manmade features of the terrain, combined with other relevant factors, to predict the effect of the terrain on military operations.
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Digital terrain analysis (DTA) metrics are typically scale dependent (Wood 1996a; Albani et al.
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Nonetheless, previous studies using GIS-based terrain analysis to predict ecological types in the southern Appalachians have been relatively limited in geographic scope [7,15, 36].
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Yuliya Smirnova (ed.), Terrain Analysis of Afghanistan
Obviously, the maneuver commander must perform terrain analysis to have a good knowledge of the ground on which he will be operating.
(2008) Elementary forms for land surface segmentation: The theoretical basis of terrain analysis and geomorphological mapping, Geomorphology, Vol.
The following seven chapters apply a behavioral game theoretic approach to global environmental agreements, assess the long-run effects of adopting eco-efficient cost strategies, and add biophysical data to terrain analysis for environmental cost management studies.