GIS Data Capture
GIS data capture is a technique in which the information on various map attributes, facilities, assets, and organizational data are digitized and organized on a target GIS system on appropriate layers.
GIS Data capture falls into 2 categories;
1) Primary GIS data capture techniques which uses remote sensing and surveying techniques
2) Secondary data capture techniques of scanning, manual digitizing, vectorization, photogrammetry, and COGO feature construction
GIS Data capture is used in varied fields such as for: