This survey covers portions of Hawaii Volcano National Park, Upper Waiakea Forest Reserve, and Mauna Loa Forest Reserve on the Big Island of Hawaii. The survey area covers 299 square kilometers. These data were collected by the National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM) on behalf of Steve Martel (University of Hawaii), Scott Rowland (University of Hawaii), Adam Soule (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) and Kathy Cashman (U. Oregon / Bristol U.).
Lidar data acquisition and processing completed by the National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM - http://www.ncalm.org). NCALM funding is provided by NSF's Division of Earth Sciences, Instrumentation and Facilities Program. EAR-1043051. Grant NSF EAR-0739153 (PI: Soule) and a NASA subcontract to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory; Award #1290138 (PI: Martel) also supported this data collection.