South Fork Eel River, CA: Understanding Terrace Formation and Abandonment

DOI: 10.5069/G93F4MH1
OT Collection ID: OT.092012.26910.4
OT Collection Name: South Fork Eel River, CA: Understanding Terrace Formation and Abandonment
Short Name: CA09_Perkins
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed. PI: Jonathan Perkins, University of California, Santa Cruz. The survey area was in the form of a 2.25 kilometer wide and 108 kilometer long corridor following the Eel River, located in California, about 250 kilometers north of San Francisco. Data were collected to study strath terrace formation and abandonment.

    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: 09/04/2009
    Total lidar returns: 3,578,178,416 pts

    Area: 371.00 km2

    Point Density: 9.64 pts/m2

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM z10 N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26910]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (Geoid 03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: NCALM Report _Perkins_2009.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: CA09_Perkins.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 40.5087°     South: 39.7012°     East: -123.6216°     West: -124.1354°