1887

Abstract

Ground penetrating radar (GPR) control was acquired at several historic cemeteries in south-central Missouri, with the objective of locating unmarked graves. At each study site, GPR profiles were acquired along closely-spaced traverses using a single 400 MHz antenna coupled to a survey cart. The locations of known graves, trees, tree roots, utilities, and small surface depressions were carefully noted. The latter was of particular interest because unmarked graves, especially in cemeteries that were neglected, are often characterized by surface depressions caused by the degradation of the coffin/content and the collapse of the overlying soil.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/papers/10.3997/2214-4609-pdb.329.95
2012-03-25
2020-04-01
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/papers/10.3997/2214-4609-pdb.329.95
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error