South Fork Eel River, CA: Understanding Terrace Formation and Abandonment

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OT Collection ID: OT.092012.26910.4
OT Collection Name: South Fork Eel River, CA: Understanding Terrace Formation and Abandonment
Short Name: CA09_Perkins
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.092012.26910.4

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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed. PI: Jonathan Perkins, University of California, Santa Cruz. The survey area was in the form of a 2.25 kilometer wide and 108 kilometer long corridor following the Eel River, located in California, about 250 kilometers north of San Francisco. Data were collected to study strath terrace formation and abandonment.

    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: South Fork Eel River, CA: Understanding Terrace Formation and Abandonment. Distributed by OpenTopography. . Accessed: 2024-02-23

    Use License: CC BY 4.0

    Dataset Keywords: lidar

    Survey Date: 09/04/2009

    Publication Date: 10/23/2012
    Total number of points: 3,578,178,416 pts

    Area: 371 km2

    Point Density: 9.64 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified3,099,380,318
        Class 2 - Ground478,798,098

    Raster Resolution: 1 meter

    Coordinate System:
        Horizontal: NAD83 (CORS96) / UTM Zone 10N [EPSG: 26910]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Units: meter

    Survey Report: Reports

    LAS Validation Data Report: CA09_Perkins.html
    Tile index in shapefile format: Download

    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 40.508701°     South: 39.701212°     East: -123.621575°     West: -124.135447°