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aerial survey

[′e·rē·əl ′sər·vā]
(engineering)
A survey utilizing photographic, electronic, or other data obtained from an airborne station. Also known as aerosurvey; air survey.

aerial survey

i. The use of aerial cameras and/or other photogrammetric instruments for making maps and charts.
ii. The visual survey of the ground or an objective from the air, usually to assess damage during natural or human-made calamities.
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The Columbia River Avian Predation Project plans to conduct multiple aerial surveys to document, count, and photograph colonial nesting water bird colonies.
Because of the importance of demographic data to the conservation of this unique ungulate, we used telemetered animals to investigate factors influencing sightability of elk during aerial surveys. We determined if groups of elk known to be present in sampling blocks were observed or missed during survey flights.
Implementation of Airborne Laser Scanning (ALS) aerial surveys in Lower Saxony:
Work tasks may include land acquisition assistance, negotiations, relocations, appraisals, other consulting and/ or technical services pertaining to land acquisition services, preparation of plats and legals, engineering surveys, and aerial surveys. The work generally encompasses land acquisition services, consulting, surveying, and drafting legal descriptions services for the following projects that shall include but not be limited to the following: 1.
The ND Game and Fish Department conducts big game aerial surveys for mule deer, white-tailed deer, elk, moose, pronghorn and bighorn sheep.
On the occasion two brochure Remote Sensing and Aerial Surveys and Heliborne Geophysical Survey System were released.
Helicentre Aviation uses helicopters to conduct aerial surveys and even offers survey services, and trains private and professional helicopter pilots.
The objective of this procurement procedure is the conclusion of an agreement on the introduction of aerial surveys for producing digital aerial photographs with large-format airborne sensors, the determination of the orientation parameters of the aerial photographs (Aerotriangulierung) and the production of digital orthophotos as required by the customer in accordance with the tender documents.
Apem, the Stockport-based provider of aerial surveys for the offshore wind industry, joined forces with American environmental consultancy Normandeau to target growth in the US.
JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 25, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Keystone Aerial Surveys, Inc., to expand its aerial survey services.
The company's GPS modules are being sold for various uses, including autonomous navigation, aerial surveys, 3D motion capture, and other purposes.<br />Inertial Sense and, another firm, Prevailion were selected in April as winners of the competition, fromthree finalists.
Basking sharks, who are known for their solitary lifestyle, were spotted in swarms of up to over a thousand along the northeastern United States, aerial surveys revealed.