Piercy, CA: Response of Bedrock River to Base Level Lowering, SF Eel River

DOI: 10.5069/G9H12ZXC
OT Collection ID: OT.022012.26910.3
OT Collection Name: Piercy, CA: Response of Bedrock River to Base Level Lowering, SF Eel River
Short Name: CA09_Foster
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.022012.26910.3

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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed Project. PI: Melissa Foster, Humboldt State University. The survey area consists of a 44 square kilometer polygon located next to Piercy, CA. The data were collected to study the response of a bedrock-controlled river and its tributaries to base level lowering. The study investigates the knickpoints and channel response of the South for Eel River.

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

    Dataset Keywords: N/A

    Survey Date: 09/04/2009
    Total lidar returns: 519,750,479 pts

    Area: 69.00 km2

    Point Density: 7.48 pts/m2

    Raster Resolution: 1 meter

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM z10N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26910]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: NCALM_Foster_SouthFork_EelRiver.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: CA09_Foster.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 39.9724°     South: 39.8820°     East: -123.7492°     West: -123.8777°