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.


    Publications associated with this dataset can be found at NCALM's Data Tracking Center



    Dataset Acknowledgement: Lidar data acquisition and processing completed by the National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM - https://ncalm.cive.uh.edu). 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: 2024-02-23

    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

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


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

    Units: meter

    Survey Report: Reports

    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°