South Florida Everglades

OT Collection ID: OT.082013.26917.1
OT Collection Name: South Florida Everglades
Short Name: FL12_Feliciano
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed. PI: Emanuelle Feliciano, University of Miami. The survey area is defined by three rectangular polygons located in Everglades National Park west of Homestead, Florida. Data were collected to estimate tree height and above ground biomass in the South Florida Everglades wetland ecosystem. The survey was conducted November 17, 2011 and covers an area of 53 square kilometers.

    Dataset Acknowledgement: Lidar data acquisition and processing completed by the National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM - NCALM funding provided by NSF's Division of Earth Sciences, Instrumentation and Facilities Program. EAR-1043051.

    Dataset Citation: N/A - Citation Guidance

    Dataset Keywords: N/A

    Survey Date: 11/17/2012

    Publication Date: 09/24/2013
    Total lidar returns: 421,149,359 pts

    Area: 53 km2

    Point Density: 7.95 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified342,009,179
        Class 2 - Ground78,883,236
        Class 7 - Low Point (noise)256,944

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM Zone 17N NAD83 (2011) [EPSG: 26917]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 12A) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: 2012_Feliciano_FL_Everglades.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: FL12_Feliciano.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 25.4518094589741°     South: 25.3526425733878°     East: -80.6122696125091°     West: -81.0993917269479°