White Sands National Monument, NM: LiDAR Survey of Dune Fields

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5069/G97D2S2D
OT Collection ID: OT.022012.26913.1
OT Collection Name: White Sands National Monument, NM: LiDAR Survey of Dune Fields
Short Name: NM10_Kocurek
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed Project. PI: Ryan Ewing, University of Texas at Austin. The survey area is a 47 square kilometer rectangular polygon of sand dunes at White Sands National Monument. The survey area is located 25 miles west of Alamogrodo, NM.

    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 Citation: White Sands National Monument, NM: LiDAR Survey of Dune Fields. Distributed by OpenTopography. https://doi.org/10.5069/G97D2S2D . Accessed: 2023-03-27

    Use License: CC BY 4.0

    Dataset Keywords: lidar

    Survey Date: 06/06/2010

    Publication Date: 02/27/2012
    Total number of points: 287,505,683 pts

    Area: 62 km2

    Point Density: 4.62 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified287,505,661
        Class 7 - Low Point (low noise)22

    Coordinate System:
        Horizontal: UTM Zone 13N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26913]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Units: meter

    Survey Report: NCALM Metadata_Kocurek_NM_2009_024.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: NM10_Kocurek.html
    Tile index in shapefile format: Download

    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 32.872402334212°     South: 32.7958234843607°     East: -106.18627361178°     West: -106.314333719737°