LiDAR Survey of the Black Hills Experimental Forest, South Dakota
OT Collection ID
OT Collection Name
: LiDAR Survey of the Black Hills Experimental Forest, South Dakota
: Airborne Lidar
The surveyed area covers 28.5 square kilometers of the Black Hills Experimental Forest, South Dakota. These LAS and associated files were collected by Horizon's Inc. of Rapid City, SD and processed by the USDA Forest Service in Moscow, ID. The purpose of the data collection is to use Lidar in support of natural resource research and management applications.
Proper credit to South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and the Rocky Mountain Research Station, U.S. Forest Service.
: South Dakota, USFS Rocky Mountain Research Station, Moscow Forestry Sciences Lab, University of Idaho, Idaho Lidar Consortium, Multiscale Curvature Classification (MCC).
Data Provider and Roles
Total lidar returns
: 35,151,170 pts
: 28.00 km2
: 1.23 pts/m2
Horizontal: UTM z13N NAD83 [EPSG: 26913]
Vertical: NAVD88 [EPSG: 5703]
LAS Validation Data Report
Dataset Extent in KMZ format
Dataset Spatial Bounds
: North: 44.1836° South: 44.1383° East: -103.5993° West: -103.6782°