Laser Vegetation Imaging Sensor (LVIS) Dataset over the USA (California, North Carolina, & New England)
Entry ID: GSFC_LVIS_USA_1999

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Summary
Abstract: This data set contains Laser Vegetation Imaging Sensor (LVIS) imagery over the USA (California, North Carolina, & New England.
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Description: LVIS project homepage.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 58.0   S: 23.0   E: -62.0   W: -130.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: J. B. Blair, D. L. Rabine, and M. A. Hofton
Dataset Title: Laser Vegetation Imaging Sensor (LVIS) Dataset over the USA (California, North Carolina, & New England)
Dataset Release Date: 1999
Dataset Release Place: U.S.
Dataset Publisher: Code 698 NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Version: 1.02
Online Resource: http://lvis.gsfc.nasa.gov
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-01-01
Stop Date: 1999-12-31
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Platform
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Quality Caution regarding use of the 1999 LVIS data

Please be aware that LVIS data collected in California, New Hampshire and North Carolina in 1999 were collected using an early version of the LVIS instrument. This early version had several engineering issues (such as timing errors, beam deviations, etc.) that sometimes resulted in large (10m+) errors in horizontal geolocation. ... View entire text
Access Constraints While substantial efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of data and documentation, complete accuracy of data sets can not be guaranteed. All data are made available "as is". The LVIS team can not assume responsibility for damages resulting from mis-use or mis-interpretation of datasets or from errors or omissions that may exist in the data. Data users are welcome to collaborate with the ... View entire text
Use Constraints See data use at the project home page.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Planetary Geodynamics Laboratory, Solar Systems Exploration Division, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://science.gsfc.nasa.gov/sed/index.cfm?fuseAction=home.main&&na...

Data Center Personnel
Name: JAMES B BLAIR
Phone: 301-614-6741
Email: James.B.Blair at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA
Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 694.0
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 301-614-6741
Email: James.B.Blair at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA
Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 694.0
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-05-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-08-22
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