Apopka, FL: Using LiDAR to Identify Optimal Gopher Tortoise habitat

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5069/G94M92GW
OT Collection ID: OT.062012.26917.1
OT Collection Name: Apopka, FL: Using LiDAR to Identify Optimal Gopher Tortoise habitat
Short Name: FL11_Catano
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.062012.26917.1

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Collection Overview: NCALM Seed. PI: Chris Catano, University of Central Florida. The survey area covers 49 square kilometers of the Wekiwa Springs State Park near Apopka, Florida. The data were collected to identify optimal habitat for the Gopher Tortoise (Gopherus Polyphemus).


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: Apopka, FL: Using LiDAR to Identify Optimal Gopher Tortoise habitat. Distributed by OpenTopography. https://doi.org/10.5069/G94M92GW . Accessed: 2024-06-23       Copied to Clipboard

Use License: CC BY 4.0

Dataset Keywords: Florida, lidar

Survey Date: 06/25/2011

Publication Date: 06/26/2012
Total number of points: 329,835,902 pts

Area: 49 km2

Point Density: 6.73 pts/m2

Classifications:
Class 1 - Unclassified280,537,059
Class 2 - Ground49,293,940
Class 7 - Low Point (low noise)4,903

Raster Resolution: 1 meter

Coordinate System:
Horizontal: NAD83 (CORS96) / UTM Zone 17N Meters [EPSG: 26917]
Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 09) [EPSG: 5703]

Units: meter

Survey Report: Reports

LAS Validation Data Report: FL11_Catano.html
Tile index in shapefile format: Download

Dataset Extent in GeoJSON format:
Point Cloud: FL11_Catano.geojson
Raster: FL11_Catano.geojson

Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 28.7826961887744°     South: 28.7013217447525°     East: -81.4429331250482°     West: -81.5111646287382°