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Author Topic: What's the best site for topos and aerial views?  (Read 266 times)

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What's the best site for topos and aerial views?
« on: April 24, 2012, 05:33:07 PM »

Thanks for your help
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Re: What's the best site for topos and aerial views?
« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2012, 05:46:40 PM »

I think Google maps is pretty darn good
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Re: What's the best site for topos and aerial views?
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2012, 10:37:31 AM »

I like Bing for their Birdseye view. The resolution varies depending on the area, but here in RI I can zoom right in to individual boulders. Rotating it around the 4 angles also allows you to pick up on things you wouldn't necessarily see right away. Also, the different angles are taken at different times, so there is a chance you will get one or more from when the leaves are down.

I do use Google also though.
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Re: What's the best site for topos and aerial views?
« Reply #3 on: April 25, 2012, 04:15:18 PM »

I have a friend that does surveying and He tells me that Bing maps are more up to date than Google.  I have found it to be true.
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