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Map Reading Skills for Site Plan Review

The videos in this section provide critical tips and basic guidance for reading maps and site plans typically presented to land use commissions. Video instruction includes basic skills such as measuring distances and slope and understanding the uses of scale and topography.

Presentation Presenter Running Time
Measuring Distances John Rozum, University of Connecticut 00:04:37
Calculating Slope John Rozum, University of Connecticut 00:03:13
Understanding Scale John Rozum, University of Connecticut 00:07:10
Topography John Rozum, University of Connecticut 00:08:57
Tour of a Subdivision Plan: What Do All Those Sheets Mean? Wendy Goodfriend, CT River Coastal Conservation District 00:07:20