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Topographic lidar survey of the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana, February 6, 2012
Entry ID: USGS_DS-840

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Abstract: This Data Series Report contains lidar elevation data collected February 6, 2012, for Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana. Point cloud data in lidar data exchange format (LAS) and bare earth digital elevation models (DEMs) in ERDAS Imagine raster format (IMG) are available as downloadable files. The point cloud data?data points described in three dimensions?were processed to extract bare earth data; ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 30.5   S: 29.19   E: -87.9   W: -89.49

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Guy, Kristy K.; Plant, Nathaniel G.; Bonisteel-Cormier, Jamie M.
Dataset Title: Topographic lidar survey of the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana, February 6, 2012
Dataset Release Date: 2014-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Reston, VA
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Version: Not provided
Issue Identification: DS-840
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2012-02-06
Stop Date: 2012-02-06
Access Constraints No restrictions apply to these data.
Use Constraints None. However, users should be aware that temporal changes may have occurred since this dataset was collected and that some parts of these data may no longer represent surface conditions. Users should not use these data for critical applications without a full awareness of its limitations. Acknowledgement of the U.S. Geological Survey would be appreciated for products derived from these data.
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Province or State: Virginia
Postal Code: 20192
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Phone: 727-803-8747
Fax: 727-803-2031
Email: nplant at
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City: St. Petersburg
Province or State: Florida
Postal Code: 33701
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-06-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-02