Sea Grass Beds, Apalachicola, FL

DOI: 10.5069/G9HX19NH
OT Collection ID: OT.102016.26916.1
OT Collection Name: Sea Grass Beds, Apalachicola, FL
Short Name: FL15_Garvis
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.102016.26916.1

    Raster Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTSDEM.102016.26916.1
    Collection Overview: NCALM logo This dataset was collected as an NCALM Seed grant for PI Stephanie Garvis, University of Central Florida, in order to characterize sea grass beds along the coast of Florida, near Apalachicola, and parameterize storm surge and sea level rise models.

    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 Keywords: Florida, Apalachicola, sea grass, sea level, bathymetry

    Survey Date: 08/20/2015 - 08/21/2015
    Total lidar returns: 431,104,860 pts

    Area: 74.00 km2

    Point Density: 5.83 pts/m2

    Raster Resolution: 1 meter

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: NAD83 (2011) UTM Zone 16N [EPSG: 26916]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID12A) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: 2015_FL15_Garvis_Metadata.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: FL15_Garvis.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 29.9192°     South: 29.6122°     East: -84.4975°     West: -85.0234°