Hawaii Kauai Survey

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5069/G91V5BWJ
OT Collection ID: OT.052012.32604.1
OT Collection Name: Hawaii Kauai Survey
Short Name: HI09_Kauai
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.052012.32604.1
    Collection Overview: NCALM. PI: Taylor Perron, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The collection area totals 200 square kilometers over portions of the Alakai Wilderness Preserve, Halelea Forest Reserve, and the Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge. The dataset covers most of the Waniha and Hanalei watersheds and the headwaters of the Olokeke watershed. The Field campaign lasted for 4 days starting on 29th June, 2009, and ending on 2nd July, 2009. Flying took place on all the four days totaling 15 hrs of flying time and 3 hours 45 minutes of laser on time.

    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: Hawaii Kauai Survey. Distributed by OpenTopography. https://doi.org/10.5069/G91V5BWJ . Accessed: 2024-04-21

    Use License: CC BY 4.0

    Dataset Keywords: lidar

    Survey Date: 06/29/2009 - 07/07/2009

    Publication Date: 05/11/2012
    Total number of points: 916,900,535 pts

    Area: 200 km2

    Point Density: 4.58 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified741,828,859
        Class 2 - Ground147,553,394
        Class 7 - Low Point (low noise)320,364
        Class 9 - Water27,197,918

    Coordinate System:
        Horizontal: WGS84 (ITRF2000) / UTM Zone 04N Meters [EPSG: 32604]
        Vertical: Ellipsoid

    Units: meter

    Survey Report: Reports

    LAS Validation Data Report: HI09_Kauai.html
    Tile index in shapefile format: Download

    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 22.2264511859396°     South: 22.0293933140915°     East: -159.430638318068°     West: -159.611142824773°