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c o n t e n t s First stuff! Preface vii Acknowledgments ix Introduction xi Fun stuff! If you haven't bought a GPS yet . . . 1 1 Using your GPS 3 2 Introduction to mapping 11 3 GPS on snow and ice 17 4 GPS and the Animal Kingdom 37 5 GPS on the road 47 6 GPS on the water 65 7 Airborne GPS 79 8 GPS in schools and the community 95 9 Background data 113 A note about the future 121 More stuff! GPS Web sites 123 Accuracy 125 Speed calculations 127 Coordinate truncation and speed 129 Accuracy of speed calculations 133 GPS gremlins 135
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Global Positioning System.