2011 - 2013 Indiana Statewide LiDAR

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5069/G9959FHZ
OT Collection ID: OT.062012.4326.1
OT Collection Name: 2011 - 2013 Indiana Statewide LiDAR
Short Name: IN_2011_2013, IN_2011_2013_E, IN_2011_2013_W
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.062012.4326.1

    Raster(IN East)   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTSDEM.072013.2965.1

    Raster (IN West)   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTSDEM.072013.2966.1
    Collection Overview: Indiana's Statewide Lidar data is produced at 1.5-meter average post spacing for all 92 Indiana Counties covering more than 36,420 square miles. New Lidar data was captured except where previously captured Lidar data exists, or the participating County bought-up to a higher resolution of 1.0-meter average post spacing Lidar data. Existing Lidar data exists for: Porter, Steuben, Noble, De Kalb, Allen, Madison, Delaware, Hendricks, Marion, Hancock, Morgan, Johnson, Shelby, Monroe, and portions of Vermillion, Parke, Vigo, Clay, Sullivan, Knox, Gibson, and Posey. These existing Lidar datasets were seamlessly integrated into this new statewide dataset. From this seamless Lidar product a statewide 5-foot post spacing hydro-flattened DEM product was created and is also available. See the FGDC Metadata provided for more details.

    This statewide project is divided into three geographic areas captured over a 3-year period (2011-2013):
    Area 1 (2011) Indiana central counties: St. Joseph, Elkhart, Starke, Marshall, Kosciusko, Pulaski, Fulton, Cass, Miami, Wabash, Carroll, Howard, Clinton, Tipton, Boone, Hendricks, Marion, Morgan, Johnson, Monroe, Brown, Bartholomew, Lawrence, Jackson, Orange, Washington, Crawford, and Harrison.

    Area 2 (2012) Indiana eastern counties: LaGrange, Steuben, Noble, DeKalb, Whitley, Allen, Huntington, Wells, Adams, Grant, Blackford, Jay, Hamilton, Madison, Delaware, Randolph, Hancock, Henry, Wayne, Shelby, Rush, Fayette, Union, Decatur, Franklin, Jennings, Ripley, Dearborn, Ohio, Scott, Jefferson, Switzerland, Clark, and Floyd.

    Area 3 (2013) Indiana western counties: Lake, Porter, LaPorte, Newton, Jasper, Benton, White, Warren, Tippecanoe, Fountain, Montgomery, Vermillion, Parke, Putnam, Vigo, Clay, Owen, Sullivan, Greene, Knox, Daviess, Martin, Gibson, Pike, Dubois, Posey, Vanderburgh, Warrick, Spencer, and Perry.

    Funders of OpenTopography Hosting of the Indiana Statewide Lidar and DEM data: USDA NRCS, Indiana, ISPLS Foundation, Indiana Geographic Information Office, Indiana Office of Technology, Indiana Geological Survey, Surdex Corporation, Vectren Energy Delivery, Indiana, Woolpert, Inc., and Individual IGIC Member Donations from Jim Stout, Jeff McCann, Cele Morris, Becky McKinley, Phil Worrall, and Andy Nicholson.

    To explore a web map of topographic differencing for the entire state of Indiana click here

    Dataset Acknowledgement: Ownership of the data products resides with the State of Indiana. All Lidar, DEM and ancillary data products produced through this project are public domain data. These data represent a public version of the data set and hold no distribution restrictions - please cite the data set as 'IndianaMap Framework Data' with link to http://www.indianamap.org.

    Dataset Citation: IndianaMap (2011): IndianaMap Framework Lidar. Indiana Statewide Imagery and LiDAR Program. Distributed by OpenTopography. https://doi.org/10.5069/G9959FHZ.. Accessed: 2022-12-09

    Use License: Not Provided

    Dataset Keywords: Indiana Statewide, IndianaMap, Lidar, DEM, Hydro-flattened DEM, LAS 1.2, IMG

    Survey Date: 03/13/2011 - 04/30/2012

    Publication Date: 10/30/2012
    Total number of points: 149,496,475,234 pts

    Area: 96,094.7 km2

    Point Density: 1.56 pts/m2

        Class 0 - Never classified147
        Class 1 - Unclassified25,929,669,447
        Class 2 - Ground65,491,160,633
        Class 3 - Low Vegetation16,966,327
        Class 4 - Medium Vegetation12,221,225
        Class 5 - High Vegetation851,874,425
        Class 6 - Building9,847,076
        Class 7 - Low Point (low noise)208,734,289
        Class 8 - Model Key/Reserved12
        Class 9 - Water365,320,209
        Class 10 - Rail25,366,921
        Class 11 - Road Surface452,040,600
        Class 12 - Overlap/Reserved56,106,065,547
        Class 13 - Wire - Guard4,950,706
        Class 14 - Wire - Conductor34
        Class 15 - Transmission Tower21,551,704
        Class 16 - Wire-Structure Connector705,559
        Class 17 - Bridge Deck13
        Class 18 - High Noise9
        Class 19 - Reserved47
        Class 20 - Reserved13
        Class 21 - Reserved43
        Class 22 - Reserved27
        Class 23 - Reserved17
        Class 24 - Reserved13
        Class 25 - Reserved18
        Class 26 - Reserved23
        Class 27 - Reserved39
        Class 28 - Reserved33
        Class 29 - Reserved18
        Class 30 - Reserved20
        Class 31 - Reserved40

    Raster Resolution: 5 feet

    Coordinate System:
        Horizontal: WGS84 [EPSG: 4326]
        Vertical: NAVD88

    Units: degree

    Survey Report: IN_2011_2013.zip

    LAS Validation Data Report: IN_2011_2013.html
    Tile index in shapefile format: Download

    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 41.7812944127059°     South: 37.7569543785564°     East: -84.7639812851°     West: -88.1155086681°