Research and compilation of the geomorphologic atlas of the People’s Republic of China (1:1,000,000)

@article{Cheng2011ResearchAC,
  title={Research and compilation of the geomorphologic atlas of the People’s Republic of China (1:1,000,000)},
  author={Weiming Cheng and Chenghu Zhou and Huixia Chai and Shangmin Zhao and Haijiang Liu and Zengpo Zhou},
  journal={Journal of Geographical Sciences},
  year={2011},
  volume={21},
  pages={89-100}
}
Geomorphologic maps are one of the most fundamental materials of the natural environment. They have been widely used in scientific research, resource exploration and extraction, education and military affairs etc. An editorial committee was established in 2001 to collect materials for researching and compiling a set of new 1:1,000,000 geomorphologic atlas of China. A digital geomorphologic database was created with visual interpretation from Landsat TM/ETM imageries and SRTM-DEM etc. The atlas… CONTINUE READING