Idaho Falls, ID: LiDAR for Modeling Eolian Soil Transport

DOI: 10.5069/G9KK98PR
OT Collection ID: OT.032012.26912.1
OT Collection Name: Idaho Falls, ID: LiDAR for Modeling Eolian Soil Transport
Short Name: ID07_Sankey
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed Project. PI: Joel Sankey, Idaho State University. The survey area consists of a rectangular polygon located 50 km west of Idaho Falls, Idaho. The data were collected to study the function of remotely sensed data for modeling eolian soil transport.

    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: 09/19/2007
    Total lidar returns: 183,124,977 pts

    Area: 58.00 km2

    Point Density: 3.16 pts/m2

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM z12N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26912]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: NCALM_Report_Sankey_2007.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: ID07_Sankey.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 43.5656°     South: 43.4620°     East: -112.5715°     West: -112.6827°