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

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Abstract: This data set contains Laser Vegetation Imaging Sensor (LVIS) imagery over the USA (California, North Carolina, & New England.
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Description: Get the Laser Vegetation Imaging Sensor (LVIS) Dataset over the USA (California, North Carolina, & New England).

Description: LVIS project homepage.
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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 ... 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.
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Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Phone: 301-614-6741
Email: James.B.Blair at
Contact Address:
Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 694.0
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Last Updated:  March 2018