This article discusses the issues and benefits involved in attaining information on local areas containing explosive remnants of war through the local population that use these areas, a process called direct mapping. Once collected, data is used to discern which areas, based on the local population’s activities, deserve the highest clearance priorities. This process is described through in-depth analysis of the steps involved.
Gasser, Russell; Knežević, Goran; and Carrier, Michael
"Mine Risk Management by Mapping,"
The Journal of ERW and Mine Action
: Vol. 15
, Article 21.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol15/iss2/21