Radiological Survey Tool Set for ArcGIS 8.3 and ArcPad 6.0

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The Radiological Control Operations (RCO) group at the Savannah River Site (SRS) is tasked with conducting routine surveys for the detection of radiological contaminants in the environment. The Radiological Survey Tool Set (RSTS) was developed by the Environmental & Geographic Information Systems (EGIS) group of SRS to assist RCO personnel in this survey process. The tool set consists of two major components. The first component is a custom extension for ArcGIS 8.3 that allows the user to interactively create a sampling plan prior to entering the field. Additionally, the extension allows the user to upload field-collected data to the GIS ... continued below

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ROGER, COTTRELL November 30, 2004.

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The Radiological Control Operations (RCO) group at the Savannah River Site (SRS) is tasked with conducting routine surveys for the detection of radiological contaminants in the environment. The Radiological Survey Tool Set (RSTS) was developed by the Environmental & Geographic Information Systems (EGIS) group of SRS to assist RCO personnel in this survey process. The tool set consists of two major components. The first component is a custom extension for ArcGIS 8.3 that allows the user to interactively create a sampling plan prior to entering the field. Additionally, the extension allows the user to upload field-collected data to the GIS with post-processing functionality. The second component is a custom ArcPad 6.0 applet. This applet provides the user with navigational capabilities to a selected origin point with the help of Global Positioning Systems (GPS) technology, and the recording of the sample data results into a hand-held field computer via ArcPad 6.0 software.

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  • ESRI Federal Users Conference, Washington, DC (US), 02/01/2005--02/03/2005

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  • Report No.: WSRC-MS-2004-00831
  • Grant Number: AC09-96SR18500
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 838049
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc782066

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ROGER, COTTRELL. Radiological Survey Tool Set for ArcGIS 8.3 and ArcPad 6.0, article, November 30, 2004; South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc782066/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.