Variables: 1. Point Cloud in LAS format (Version 1.2), classified as ground or non-ground, in 1 km square tiles, 2. ESRI format 1-m DEM from ground classified points, 3. ESRI format 1-m Hillshade raster from ground classified points, 4. ESRI format 1-m DEM from all points (canopy included), 5. ESRI format 1-m Hillshade raster from all points (canopy included)
Standard Variables: Lidar|Digital elevation model|Hillshade
Date Range: (2014-07-30 to 2014-08-06)
Dataset Creators/Authors: National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping
Contact: Heezin Lee, Ph.D., Research Scientist, National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM), University of California, Berkeley, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://calm.geo.berkeley.edu/ncalm/ddc.html
LiDAR, hyperspectral, leaf-on, digital elevation model, Calhoun
XML is in ISO-19115 geographic metadata format, compatible with ESRI Geoportal Server.
National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping, 2014, Hyperspectral and LiDAR Survey of the Calhoun Critical Zone Observatory, http://opentopo.sdsc.edu/datasetMetadata?otCollectionID=OT.122015.26917.1
National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (2014). "CZO Dataset: Calhoun CZO - LiDAR (2014) - Hyperspectral and LiDAR Survey." Retrieved 13 Oct 2019, from http://criticalzone.org/national/data/dataset/4671/
Estimation of LAI, fPAR and AGB based on data from Landsat 8 and LiDAR at the Calhoun CZO. Majasalmi, T., Palmroth, S., Cook, W., Brecheisen, Z., Richter, D. (2015): Calhoun CZO 2015 Summer Science Meeting
(17.1) Data Level 1, DOI: 10.5069/G9125QK4
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