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Unformatted text preview: -Remote sensing from the air: above ground reconnaissance. o Kite is one of the popular method to take a shoot for a large site and cheaper than the plan. -Ground based remote sensing of the surface: mapping topography and surface features. o Dumpy Level with Alidade o Electronic Distance Meter (EDM) or Total Station o Global Positioning System-Ground-based sub-sure remote sensing: electro-magnetic methods-Ground-based remote sensing of subsurface features: ground-penetrating radar- useful for large area, use over the ground or water-Physical sensing: surface collection o Physical sensing: plow zone survey o Physical sensing: cleaning the surface – surface scraping o Physical sensing: subsurface probing and test-trenching-Underwater archaeology: survey or excavation?-Sampling strategies o Simple random o Stratifies random o Systematic o Stratifies systematic...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course ANTHRO 2AC taught by Professor Wilkie during the Spring '07 term at Berkeley.
- Spring '07