Drone with camera

A Drone Goes Orienteering Mapping

Drones in orienteering mapping? This is not to claim that making orienteering maps is boring, as one dictionary suggests that a drone is  "A person who does tedious or menial work; a drudge” ….. on the contrary, anyone who knows me will know that I find the work stimulating and rewarding, … Continue reading
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ELVIS rocks with LiDAR contours

ELVIS delivers 1m, 5m, 25m contours - free! ELVIS is Geoscience Australia's new elevation information system. It is free, licenced under Creative Commons and makes public LiDAR data very accessible. Thank you to Russell Rigby, mapping convenor ONSW who made me aware of ELVIS. The LiDAR data … Continue reading