|NOS Geodesy Discovery Kits|
Defines geodesy and introduces the National Geodetic Survey. View a tutorial on the history, elements and modern methods of geodesy. Applications of mapping are illustrated: determining land boundaries and shorelines; improving transportation and navigation safety. Lesson plans include tutorials, data for classroom mapping activities, resource links and teacher guides. A NSTA SciLinks selected site.
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DLESE Catalog ID: BRIDGE-NOAA-1487
This resource is referenced by 'NOAA's National Ocean Service: Education'
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