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About Geomatics

Geomatics is emerging as an effective tool in efficient natural resource management. It is a powerful means to create database, generate maps, integrate information, deal with problem solving, visualize scenarios and develop various decision support systems. In recent times, techniques like Remote Sensing and Global Positioning Systems, when dealt in conjunction with Geographic Information Systems, can provide accurate and authentic geo-information in spatial domain on earth’s surface features and associated processes. Geomatics is quite useful in issues like natural resource assessment, survey and demarcation; developing monitoring protocols, disaster management and planning various mitigation measures. The recent developments in Web-based and Mobile GIS have provided an added advantage in this field. Geomatics can be considered as an important requirement of the society dealing with the information and geo-spatial database.

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