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British Isles, The: A View from Space

Synopsis
Shows LANDSAT imagery of all the major regional areas of the United Kingdom and Ireland, including some examples of specially processed and enlarged scenes to scales of 1:50,000. Illustrates how the spatial characteristics and false colours of LANDSAT views control geographical interpretation. The opportunities for observation under different temporal conditions are developed. Provides an overview of the general principles of LANDSAT-based remote sensing.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Multimedia; 40 slides. col.
Year of production
1980
Availability
Sale
Documentation
Accompanying booklet available.
Uses
Illustrative material for systematic or regional geography courses.*
Subjects
Geography
Keywords
British Isles; remote sensing by satellite

Credits

Contributor
David Carter

Distributor

Name

Focal Point Audio Visual Ltd

Email
cservice@focalpointvideo.co.uk
Web
http://www.focalpoint.f9.co.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
023 92665249
Fax
023 9269 5723
Address
251 Copnor Road
Portsmouth
Hants
PO3 5EE
Notes
Mail order retailer of resources for schools.

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