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Reynolds Creek Experimental Watershed - LiDAR, Digital Elevation Model (DEM) - DEM (2014)

LiDAR-derived DEM (1m) from 2014.

Variables:  point cloud returns

Standard Variables:  Lidar

Date Range:  (2014-2014)

Dataset Creators/Authors:  Nayani Ilangakoon; Nancy F. Glenn; Lucas P. Spaete; Hamid Dashti; Aihua Li


Field Area:   Reynolds Creek Experimental Watershed

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  • Description

    Full waveform lidar data were collected by NASA's Jet propulsion Laboratory (JPL) Airborne Snow Observatory (ASO) in August 2014 for a NASA Terretrial Ecology project (NNX14AD81G). The data were collected using a Riegl LMS Q-1560 dual laser scanner system. The full waveforms were decomposed in Riegl RiPROCESS software to generate 3D point cloud with an average point density of 14-20 pts/m2. The point clouds were corrected for elevation and roll misalignment between adjacent flight lines in TerraScan. A Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of 1 m resolution was derived using the corrected point cloud using BCAL Lidar Tools ( and
  • Keywords

    Reynolds Creek, DEM, LiDAR, 1 meter

    XML Metadata

    XML is in ISO-19115 geographic metadata format, compatible with ESRI Geoportal Server.

  • Citation for This Dataset

    Ilangakoon, Nayani; Glenn, Nancy F.; Spaete, Lucas P.; Dashti, Hamid; and Li, Aihua. (2016). 2014 Lidar-Derived 1m Digital Elevation Model Data Set for Reynolds Creek Experimental Watershed, Southwestern Idaho [Data set]. Boise, ID: .

    Citation for This Webpage

    Nayani Ilangakoon; Nancy F. Glenn; Lucas P. Spaete; Hamid Dashti; Aihua Li (2014). "CZO Dataset: Reynolds Creek Experimental Watershed - LiDAR, Digital Elevation Model (DEM) (2014) - DEM." Retrieved 13 Oct 2019, from


Reynolds Creek Experimental Watershed - LiDAR, DEM 2014

(a/3/)   Data Level 2,   DOI: 10.18122/B26C7X

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