White Sands National Monument, NM: LiDAR Survey of Dune Fields

DOI: 10.5069/G97D2S2D
OT Collection ID: OT.022012.26913.1
OT Collection Name: White Sands National Monument, NM: LiDAR Survey of Dune Fields
Short Name: NM10_Kocurek
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed Project. PI: Ryan Ewing, University of Texas at Austin. The survey area is a 47 square kilometer rectangular polygon of sand dunes at White Sands National Monument. The survey area is located 25 miles west of Alamogrodo, NM.

    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: 06/06/2010
    Total lidar returns: 287,505,683 pts

    Area: 62.00 km2

    Point Density: 4.62 pts/m2

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM z13 N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26913]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: NCALM Metadata_Kocurek_NM_2009_024.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: NM10_Kocurek.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 32.8724°     South: 32.7958°     East: -106.1863°     West: -106.3143°