Displaying Change Data on a US Topo Map

Displaying Change Data on a US Topo Map

Andrew Stauffer (astauffer@usgs.gov)
Kristin Fishburn
Kristina Yamamoto
NACIS – October 16, 2015

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  1. + Displaying Change Data on a US Topo Map Andrew

    Stauffer (astauffer@usgs.gov) Kristin Fishburn Kristina Yamamoto NACIS – October 16, 2015
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    What is change detection?  Evaluate edit history of The National Map vector databases  Understand when data changes  Understand where data changes  Understand how data changes  Minimize resources associated with maintaining derived products and services  US Topo, staged vector products, web services, …
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    US Topo Map Footprints Change Data How is change detection performed? Step 1: Perform Change Detection Step 2: Parse Change to Maps Step 3: Evaluate change by product requirements Maps with Change Data Feature Delete Feature Insert Geometric Shift
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    Step 1: Finding change
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    Edits in a US Topo Map: Raw change counts
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    Step 2: Evaluating relevance of change NMAS bounds “Old” flow path “New” flow path Important Change Not Important Change
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    Step 2: Evaluating relevance of change Visible in US Topo Important Change
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    Edits in a US Topo Map: Important change counts
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    Step 3: Quantifying ‘relevant’ change 1 major feature changes Berger, MO Many minor features change Crutchfield, KY Both images at 1:24,000 scale
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    Edits in a US Topo Map: Sufficient Important Change
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    Symbolizing change data for internal decision making
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    Making sense of what really matters Smithwick NW, SD Valeene, IN
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    Questions?