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Objective: To use a Global Positioning System device to collect data in order to construct a campus map.

Note: These instructions are for a Garmin 72 GPS. Refer to the GPS Basics document, the manual, or an on-line manual at for additional information

Garmin.doc (71 kB)
Garmin GPS Basics

UseRulers.doc (38 kB)
Paper Latitude and Longitude Rulers

MakeRulers.doc (276 kB)
Making Latitude and Longitude Rulers

Elevations.doc (69 kB)
Measuring Elevations

MountToby.ppt (2022 kB)
Mapping Mt. Toby