Map From Aerial Photos

a photo of a map from aerial photos
Different-appearing ground cover patches are delineated on aerial photos and then converted into mappable units by a complex process of vegetation association identification, ground-truthing, accuracy assessment, and aggregation.
(See delineated photo on left and map units on right, above.)

Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park.

Last updated: March 31, 2012

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1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park, CO 80517


(970) 586-1206
Through winter, the Information Office is open 8:00 am–4:30 pm Mon–Fri. Recorded Trail Ridge Road status: (970) 586-1222.

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