Remote sensing of an historic archaeological site

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Alberta Remote Sensing Center , Edmonton
Statementby M.R.A. Forsman.
SeriesPublication / Alberta Remote Sensing Center ;, no. 82-1, Publication (Alberta Remote Sensing Center) ;, no. 82-1.
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LC ClassificationsMLCM 91/11480 (F)
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Remote sensing is the acquisition of information about an object or phenomenon without making physical contact with the object and thus in contrast to on-site observation, especially the Earth. Remote sensing is used in numerous fields, including geography, land surveying and most Earth science disciplines (for example, hydrology, ecology, meteorology, oceanography, glaciology, geology); it.

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The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. The attached digital file was scanned from a copy at the Research Laboratories of Archaeology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

It was uploaded to tDAR with support from the North Carolina Archaeological Council, and is managed by the North Author: John E. Ehrenhard, William P. Athens, Gregory L. Komara. Archaeology, or archeology, is the study of human activity through the recovery and analysis of material archaeological record consists of artifacts, architecture, biofacts or ecofacts and cultural ology can be considered both a social science and a branch of the humanities.

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