Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley National Park, California

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5069/G9P848VX
OT Collection ID: OT.102012.26911.4
OT Collection Name: Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley National Park, California
Short Name: CA05_Snyder
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.102012.26911.4

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Collection Overview: PI: Noah Snyder, Boston College. The survey area is a 38 square kilometer polygon near the Furnace Creek Inn and Ranch in Death Valley National Park, California. This area was flown on February 27, 2005. The data were collected to investigate transient response of a desert river to forced diversion. Bare-earth extraction was not performed on this dataset due to the scarceness of vegetation in the interest area.

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: Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley National Park, California. Distributed by OpenTopography. https://doi.org/10.5069/G9P848VX . Accessed: 2024-06-24       Copied to Clipboard

Use License: CC BY 4.0

Dataset Keywords: lidar

Survey Date: 10/27/2005

Publication Date: 11/21/2012
Total number of points: 86,175,250 pts

Area: 38 km2

Point Density: 2.27 pts/m2

Class 0 - Never classified86,175,250

Raster Resolution: 1 meter

Coordinate System:
Horizontal: NAD83 (CORS96) / UTM Zone 11N Meters [EPSG: 26911]
Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 03) [EPSG: 5703]

Units: meter

Survey Report: Reports

LAS Validation Data Report: CA05_Snyder.html
Tile index in shapefile format: Download

Dataset Extent in GeoJSON format:
Point Cloud: CA05_Snyder.geojson
Raster: CA05_Snyder.geojson
Raster: CA05_Snyder.geojson

Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 36.431721°     South: 36.387093°     East: -116.777767°     West: -116.867087°