Tag: fieldwork

New RPA/Drone registration and accreditation scheme is coming

CASA is introducing a new remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) registration and RPAS operator accreditation scheme

Experimenting with Low-cost UAVs

DEM field capture using consumer grade drones is no longer ‘experimental’ – some of the advice from the early research still holds strong though!

SALtech: February 2018

The first SALtech session for 2018 is this Wednesday, starting 12.30: Fieldwork Planning for Data Analysis.
Please RSVP on the blog.

GPS Trip Planning

If you are going out into the field and have enough flexibility in your planning to factor in getting the best possible satellite coverage for your GPS data collection, the Trimble GNSS Planning Online tool is definitely worth checking out.

SALtech – March 2017

The first SALtech session for 2017 is happening tomorrow!
Fieldwork Planning for Data Analysis
12pm in Map Collection Room (41.G03A) – RSVP form in the post

GDA2020 is coming!

Australia is modernising its datum in two stages over the next few years and stage one starts next month. Wait! What?!? Why? I hear you ask with gasps of horror. Well, it is necessary for a couple of reasons. The GDA94 datum does not…