Airborne Laser Bathymetry : A Tool for the Next Millennium

  title={Airborne Laser Bathymetry : A Tool for the Next Millennium},
  author={DR. JOHN BANIC},
  • Published 1999
Hydrographic surveying and nautical charting play a vital role in the safety of navigation in coastal areas, and are thus essential to world maritime commerce. However, the status of hydrographic surveys and nautical charting world-wide is usually quite poor. As a result of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), coastal states will be responsible for surveying and charting their Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ). This is a monumental task for all coastal states, but… CONTINUE READING

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