Bishop, CA: Morphological characteristics of the Bishop Tuff

DOI: 10.5069/G9J1012J
OT Collection ID: OT.112011.26911.3
OT Collection Name: Bishop, CA: Morphological characteristics of the Bishop Tuff
Short Name: CA09_Whelley
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed Project. PI: Patrick Whelley, University at Buffalo, SUNY. The survey area was a rectangle, 6.5km by 6km (38 km2 area), located 20km north of Bishop, in California. The data were collected as part of a project to use morphological characteristics of the Bishop Tuff to infer pyroclastic flow emplacement dynamics.

    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: 09/09/2010
    Total lidar returns: 257,968,480 pts

    Area: 55.00 km2

    Point Density: 4.69 pts/m2

    Raster Resolution: 1 meter

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM z11 N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26911]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (Geoid 03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: NcalmProjectReport_Whelley_09252.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: CA09_Whelley.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 37.6129°     South: 37.5321°     East: -118.4547°     West: -118.5286°