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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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How To Make A New Data Layer Using The Google Earth Interface

How To Make A New Data Layer Using The Google Earth Interface

This video shows you how to create a high resolution data layer of a specific feature of interest which would be suitable for use in a GIS project using Google Earth. This follows on from Tip #11 in this series, which showed how to transfer data layers between Google Earth and GIS projects. This video is presented by Dr Colin ...

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GIS with Google Earth and Google Maps

GIS with Google Earth and Google Maps

Building a robust interactive map with a lot of data involves more than just adding a few placemarks. We’ll talk about integrating with existing GIS software, importing data from shapefiles and other formats, map projections, and techniques for managing, analyzing, and rendering large datasets.

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