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Miles G. Logsdon
FISH 497
Seattle Campus

Special Topics in Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

One-time offerings of topics in fisheries by resident or visiting faculty.

Class description

This special topics course is focused on the Application Remotely Sensed data and Geostatistics in Earth Science Research. The course is ideally suited for those students who seek to develop more in-depth skills and an advanced understanding of the concepts behind modern tools for detecting, describing, and estimating spatial patterns and trends in earth observing satellite data. The course specifically addresses ways of investigating the spatial continuity that is an essential feature of natural phenomena.

Student learning goals

Quantitative description of spatial pattern, Image processing

General method of instruction

Lecture, software demo, projects

Recommended preparation

A background in a commercial GIS software and/or Image processing software

Class assignments and grading


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Additional Information
Last Update by Miles G. Logsdon
Date: 12/22/2008