Google Earth & Google Maps

Check Google Earth’s Accuracy over an area of Interest

Check Google Earth’s Accuracy over an area of Interest

It can be more convenient to use Google Earth to get coordinates of a ground feature, than going out in the field with a GPS. However, Google Earth’s accuracy can vary depending where you are This video shows how users can check the accuracy of Google Earth over an area of interest.

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Plan Field Trip in Google Earth, then Transfer Data to GPS

Plan Field Trip in Google Earth, then Transfer Data to GPS

Imagine you find an interesting location in Google Earth. This video will show you how to create a track to your point of interest and transfer the data to a GPS. Once this is done, you can use the GPS to take you within a few meters of your point of interest. You can also use this technique to plan ...

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Download High resolution from Google Maps

Download High resolution from Google Maps

Explains how to save large format image file from a satellite or standard map without labels. Only using regular software without extensions or plugins. To separate the labels from the maps image I’ll use Adobe Illustrator. Google doesn’t allow to set off the labels on the new G maps but only if you go back to classic or previous page ...

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