Niwot Ridge Long-Term Ecological Research Site, Colorado

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OT Collection ID: OT.102012.26913.1
OT Collection Name: Niwot Ridge Long-Term Ecological Research Site, Colorado
Short Name: CO05_Anderson
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.102012.26913.1

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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed. PI: Robert Anderson, University of Colorado at Boulder. The survey area is a rectangular polygon about 48 square kilometers located 14 km west of Boulder, Colorado at the Niwot Ridge Long-Term Ecological Research Site. This area was flown and completed on September 29, 2005.

    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: Niwot Ridge Long-Term Ecological Research Site, Colorado. Distributed by OpenTopography. . Accessed: 2023-12-08

    Use License: CC BY 4.0

    Dataset Keywords: lidar

    Survey Date: 09/29/2005

    Publication Date: 01/25/2013
    Total number of points: 112,754,966 pts

    Area: 48 km2

    Point Density: 2.35 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified21,926,712
        Class 2 - Ground90,828,254

    Raster Resolution: 1 meter

    Coordinate System:
        Horizontal: NAD83 (CORS96) / UTM Zone 13N [EPSG: 26913]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Units: meter

    Survey Report: Reports

    LAS Validation Data Report: CO05_Anderson.html
    Tile index in shapefile format: Download

    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 40.070715°     South: 40.003464°     East: -105.582628°     West: -105.659672°