Thorton, NH: Hydrologic and Topographic Controls on Organic Carbon in Soils

OT Collection ID: OT.012012.26919.2
OT Collection Name: Thorton, NH: Hydrologic and Topographic Controls on Organic Carbon in Soils
Short Name: NH09_Finkelman
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.012012.26919.2
    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed Project PI: Adam Finkelman, Plymouth State University. The survey area is an irregular polygon approximately 42 square kilometers approximately 20 kilometers north of Plymouth, NH in the White Mountain National Forest. The data were collected to study the hydrologic and topographic controls on the distribution of organic carbon in forest soils.

    Dataset Acknowledgement: Lidar data acquisition and processing completed by the National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM - NCALM funding provided by NSF's Division of Earth Sciences, Instrumentation and Facilities Program. EAR-1043051.

    Dataset Citation: N/A - Citation Guidance

    Dataset Keywords: N/A

    Survey Date: 11/03/2009

    Publication Date: 02/09/2012
    Total lidar returns: 855,368,043 pts

    Area: 126.35 km2

    Point Density: 13.5 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified720,470,890
        Class 2 - Ground134,896,506
        Class 7 - Low Point (noise)374
        Class 14 - Reserved273

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM Zone 19N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26919]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: NcalmProjectReport_Finkelman.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: NH09_Finkelman.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 43.9691740451213°     South: 43.9071594520529°     East: -71.6901960621988°     West: -71.8131452592638°