Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
jem2017, Rafter J, Tndeerhunter, JoshuaPaul, barkleybowhunter
62215 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 82311
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44216
BOBO the Clown 42370
BMD 40617
bill oxner 39316
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 34453
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31324
facebook
Forum Stats
62215 Members
46 Forums
432881 Topics
5963578 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5521357 - 01/05/15 12:02 PM App/Software for determining acreage?
TXMikeMcC Offline
Tracker

Registered: 04/04/05
Posts: 503
Howdy Folks,

I was wondering if there's any kind of application that can determine (with relative accuracy) the acreage of an area based on an arieal photo/google maps? Do anybody know if something like this exists?

Thanks,
Mike

Top
#5521368 - 01/05/15 12:07 PM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
KG68 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 10/14/09
Posts: 6314
Loc: Goldthwaite,Tx

Top
#5521485 - 01/05/15 01:05 PM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
Mr. T. Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 11/05/14
Posts: 1996
Loc: Fort Worth - Hunt in Eastland ...
The one above will work, also will farmlog.com You can narrow it down even to various pastures on your place.
_________________________
Ski cabin rental in Pagosa Springs.
www.pagosaspringscabin.com

Top
#5521808 - 01/05/15 03:50 PM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
JBlack Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 01/23/14
Posts: 94
Loc: Frisco, Texas
Look up the cad site. I used dentoncad.com to find mine. If you know the county? replace Denton with your county.

Top
#5522185 - 01/05/15 07:02 PM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
stxranchman Offline
Obie Juan Kenobi

Registered: 08/04/10
Posts: 52092
_________________________


Top
#5522320 - 01/05/15 08:09 PM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
pokerj2 Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 12/02/08
Posts: 18629
Loc: Wylie TX
Farmlogs does some pretty cool stuff
_________________________
President of American Entitlements LLC
Health insurance agency focusing in all ages from ACA plans all the way through Medicare.
Office is based in Wylie, TX
We have local agents in both Texas and Louisiana
469-814-0289

Top
#5523084 - 01/06/15 08:19 AM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
Stevarino Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 01/25/10
Posts: 2275
Loc: Mckinney, TX
http://tfsfrd.tamu.edu/MapMyProperty/

or google Texas A&M map my property..
_________________________
Vacation Cabin Rental with Beavers Bend Getaways:
http://www.beaversbendgetaways.com/cabins/timber-ridge-hideaway/

Top
#5525777 - 01/07/15 01:17 PM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
TXMikeMcC Offline
Tracker

Registered: 04/04/05
Posts: 503
Thanks Gents!

Top
#5527593 - 01/08/15 09:50 AM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
ttechcolleyville Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 12/06/13
Posts: 165
Loc: Colleyville, TX
If you have a Garmin GPS device, you can download and use Garmin BaseCamp. You can also use the Boundary function in Google Earth and use (I think) the add "polygon" feature. You basically draw the boundaries and it can tell you the area.

Top
#5527872 - 01/08/15 11:41 AM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
blazin Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 10/25/11
Posts: 2165
Loc: Texas
This one is super simple works excellent and is extremely easy to use.
freemaptools

Top
#5528649 - 01/08/15 05:14 PM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: ttechcolleyville]
LarryCopper Offline
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 11/16/07
Posts: 3984
Loc: The Great State
Originally Posted By: ttechcolleyville
You can also use the Boundary function in Google Earth and use (I think) the add "polygon" feature. You basically draw the boundaries and it can tell you the area.


THIS works, and you can do the same thing on the web with Google. Right click where you want to start, select "Measure Distance". Click the points you want until you get back to your original spot. It will tell you the acreage. Probably not good for professional use, but good if you wanna ball park it.
_________________________


"The greatest thing in the world is for a man to take his son hunting, because he won't ever have to hunt the streets for him tomorrow."
- Cowboy Fernandez

Top
#5528669 - 01/08/15 05:23 PM Re: App/Software for determining acreage? [Re: TXMikeMcC]
wisco-hunter Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 12/12/11
Posts: 359
farm logs, it's very easy, took me about 2 minutes
_________________________
Why is it that every time I push #1 for english, I cannot understand the person on the other end???

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide