D. Review of Building Surfaces From Raw Topographic Data


This exercise is intended to highlight the fundamentals of building a DEM from raw topographic data.

Data and Materials for Exercises


  • http://etalweb.joewheaton.org/etal_workshops/GCD/2015_USU/D_DEM.zip  D_DEM.Zip File of Data for this Exercise 

Prerequisite for this Exercise

  • Some ArcGIS experience
  • ArcGIS 10.X w/ 3D Analyst Extension
  • Some familiarity with DEMs (e.g. Topic C.)

Step by Step

See this GIS Tutorial from Joe's GIS Class

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