Missisquoi Watershed LiDAR

DOI: 10.5069/G9ST7MR9
OT Collection ID: OT.022013.32145.1
OT Collection Name: Missisquoi Watershed LiDAR
Short Name: Missis_VT
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: Lidar data for the United States portion of the Missisquoi Watershed in Northern Vermont. Data were collected during leaf-off conditions in 2008 and in 2009 while no snow was on the ground and rivers were at or below normal levels. The Lidar data were acquired at a nominal post spacing of 1.4 meters. Points were classified as ground (LAS class 2) using a combination of automated and manual techniques. The data were acquired by Photoscience and subsequently reviewed by the USGS and The University of Vermont. The data are made available on OpenTopography through a grant from AmericaView.

    Dataset Acknowledgement:
    Data provided by the U.S. Geological Survey.

    Dataset Keywords: Missisquoi, Watershed, Vermont, Lidar, Lake Champlain, Franklin, St

    Survey Date: 11/02/2008 - 04/16/2009
    Total lidar returns: 4,893,927,546 pts

    Area: 2,424.00 km2

    Point Density: 2.02 pts/m2

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: Vermont State Plane NAD83 (2007) [EPSG: 32145]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: Missis_VT.zip

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

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 45.0572°     South: 44.6577°     East: -72.3862°     West: -73.2903°