Classification of Surveys according to their Purpose
In our previous article, we discussed division and classification of surveys based on various factors such as Purpose, instruments, field of work, method of work etc.
In this article, we will discuss different types of surveys carried out for various purposes in the field of Surveying…
Mine survey involves exploration of mineral wealth in the country. This would include minerals such as Gold, copper, coal, silver etc. between the earth’s crust.
Geological Survey is carried out by geologists. It is usually for the purpose of the study of earth’s rock structure. It helps to determine different strata in the earth’s crust.
As the name suggests, Archaeological Survey is carried out by the Archaeologists for the purpose of their study concerning the past. This survey helps to trace the relics of the past.
Military Survey is carried out by every country in the world. Military survey is based on a broader spectrum. Military Survey helps in determining the points of strategic importance for the country.