Table of Contents – The American Surveyor – Vol.7, No.7 2010

Editorial Corner:
Surveyors Rendezvous 2010
By Marc Cheves, LS
 
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Digitizing the Legacy
Scanning ensures future access for research and preservation of one of the United States’ most iconic treasures.
By Elizabeth Lee

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Machine Control: Lessons Learned
What can surveyors do to help fill the revenue void created by machine control?
By H. Tate Jones, LS

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Not What, but Where is Qibla?
For Muslims, daily prayers must be offered in the direction of Mecca. Modern technology is helping to fine-tune their alignment.
By C. Barton Crattie, LS, CFM

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OPUS-DB and Uncertainty Testing
Hemisphere GPS R220. This full-featured GNSS unit can also be used with OmniSTAR for lower accuracy work such as wetland and flood plain mapping
By Dr. Stacey D. Lyle, LS & Lauren Weatherly

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Vantage Point:
Safety or Fraud?
By Wendy Lathrop, LS, CFM

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Feedback

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Surveyors Report: Making the Most of the Recession
A Texas surveyor shares his secrets of success in the ongoing downturn.
By Robert L. Young, LS

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