Death Valley National Park, CA: Badwater Basin

DOI: 10.5069/G98W3B87
OT Collection ID: OT.032013.26911.1
OT Collection Name: Death Valley National Park, CA: Badwater Basin
Short Name: CA03_Wasklewicz
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.032013.26911.1
    Collection Overview: NCALM Project. PI: Thad Wasklewicz, East Carolina University. The survey area consisted of two polygons totaling 128 square km south of Badwater in Death Valley National Park. The survey took place over three flights from 5/29/2003 - 6/03/2003. Point cloud data are unclassified.

    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: 05/29/2003 - 06/03/2003
    Total lidar returns: 226,608,051 pts

    Area: 128.00 km2

    Point Density: 1.77 pts/m2

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM z11 N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26911]
        Vertical: GRS80

    Survey Report: NCALM Metadata_Wasklewicz_May2003.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: CA03_Wasklewicz.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 36.2526°     South: 35.9373°     East: -116.7110°     West: -116.8670°