Columbia, NC: Modeling Coastal Plain Wetland Ecosystems

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OT Collection ID: OT.042013.26918.3
OT Collection Name: Columbia, NC: Modeling Coastal Plain Wetland Ecosystems
Short Name: NC08_Morse
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed. PI: Jennifer Morse, Duke University. The survey area is a 31 km2 irregular polygon east from Columbia, NC. This area was flown in a single survey flight on November 18, 2008. Data were collected to link biogeochemical and hydrological perspectives to model coastal plain wetland ecosystems.

    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 - NCALM funding provided by NSF's Division of Earth Sciences, Instrumentation and Facilities Program. EAR-1043051.

    Dataset Citation: Columbia, NC: Modeling Coastal Plain Wetland Ecosystems. Distributed by OpenTopography. . Accessed: 2023-10-02

    Use License: CC BY 4.0

    Dataset Keywords: lidar

    Survey Date: 11/18/2008

    Publication Date: 05/09/2013
    Total number of points: 339,944,130 pts

    Area: 31 km2

    Point Density: 10.97 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified269,957,704
        Class 2 - Ground69,986,426

    Coordinate System:
        Horizontal: UTM Zone 18N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26918]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Units: meter

    Survey Report: Reports

    LAS Validation Data Report: NC08_Morse.html
    Tile index in shapefile format: Download

    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 35.9405787290684°     South: 35.8826855516048°     East: -76.1304820587861°     West: -76.2097621034914°