Coastal Dune Fields of Garopaba and Vila Nova, Santa Catarina State, Brazil

DOI: 10.5069/G9DN430Z
OT Collection ID: OT.032013.32722.1
OT Collection Name: Coastal Dune Fields of Garopaba and Vila Nova, Santa Catarina State, Brazil
Short Name: DUNES_BRA
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview:

    PI: Carlos H. Grohmann, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Data covers a 10 square kilometer area of two coastal dune fields (Garopaba and Vila Nova) in southern Brazil and was collected October 18, 2010. The purpose of the survey was to investigate the morphometry and evolution of coastal dune fields.



    Dataset Acknowledgement:
    Data provided by FAPESP grant 2009/17675-5.
    Grohmann, C.H., Sawakuchi, A.O., 2013. Influence of cell size on volume calculation using digital terrain models: a case of coastal dune fields. Geomorphology, 180-181:130-136. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.09.012

    Dataset Keywords: Coastal dune field, Quaternary, Brazil

    Survey Date: 10/18/2010
    Total lidar returns: 21,277,716 pts

    Area: 10.00 km2

    Point Density: 2.13 pts/m2

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM z22 S WGS84 METERS [EPSG: 32722]
        Vertical: WGS84 Ellipsoid

    Survey Report: Report_survey_UniversitySaoPaulo.pdf

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

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: -27.9807°     South: -28.3230°     East: -48.6273°     West: -48.7273°