Field Activity 08LTS01

Identifier 08LTS01
Alternate names EAARL/2008/SouthLouisiana
Purpose Obtain high-resolution topographic data of wetlands and barrier islands
Location Southern LA
Summary This data set provides those bare earth elevation measurements in portions of the following parishes/counties: Orleans and St. Tammany in Louisiana and Hancock in Mississippi.
Info derived Sub-aerial topography, geo-referenced digital camera imagery
Projects
Platform
Airplane
Vehicles
None
Itinerary
Start Kiln, Mississippi (Stennis Airport) 2008-03-04
End Kiln, Mississippi (Stennis Airport) 2008-03-14
Bounds
West -91.90561295
East -88.60087395
North 30.4634712
South 28.48838239
Marine operations Yes

Personnel

Organization
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Brock, John
Crew members
C Wayne Wright
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Emily S Klipp
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Amar Nayegandhi, John Brock (USGS)

Data types and categories

Data category: Imagery, Location-Elevation
Data type: Other Imagery, Photo, LIDAR, Navigation

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Experimental Advanced Airborne Research LIDAR (EAARL)
LIDAR
7
08LTS01-LI-pd-1(30420)
Description Lidar-derived bare earth (BE) topography†GIS†datasets of the Pearl River Delta in Louisiana and Mississippi
Format ASPRS LAS .las, ASCII .xyz, GEOTIFF DEM .tif
Amount 68 tiles
Digital location \\gs\stpetersburgfl-g\Remote_Sensing_Operations_Group\Archive\Publications\DS_416_PRBE
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ds416
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/ds-416metadata.xml
Contact
08LTS01-LI-pd-2(34013)
Description Lidar-derived first surface (FS) topography†GIS†datasets of the Pearl River Delta in Louisiana and Mississippi
Format ASPRS LAS .las, ASCII .xyz, GEOTIFF DEM .tif
Amount 68 tiles
Digital location \\gs\stpetersburgfl-g\Remote_Sensing_Operations_Group\Archive\Publications\DS_417_PRFS
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ds417
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/ds-417metadata.xml
Contact
08LTS01_morphology.zip(27095)
Description Dune crest, dune toe, shoreline, beach width and beach slope for a lidar survey collected 20080304-20080314 in Louisiana
Format .csv
Amount 441 KB
Digital location \\gs\stpetersburgfl-g\Coastal_Change_Hazards\Archive\Publications\DR_F7GF0S0Z
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.5066/F7GF0S0Z
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/08LTS01_morphology_metadata.xml
Contact
EasternLA2008_EAARLA_BE_n88g03_mosaic.tif(26695)
Description Lidar-derived bare-earth topography mosaic
Data types
LIDAR
Format TIFF;
Amount 565 MB
Digital location \\gs\stpetersburgfl-g\Coastal_Change_Hazards\Archive\Publications\DR_F7M61HRQ
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.5066/F7M61HRQ
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/EasternLA2008_EAARLA_BE_n88g03_mosaic_metadata.xml
Contact
EasternLA2008_EAARLA_BE_n88g03.xyz(26693)
Description Lidar-derived bare-earth topography point cloud.
Data types
LIDAR
Format xyz
Amount 1.54 GB
Digital location \\gs\stpetersburgfl-g\Coastal_Change_Hazards\Archive\Publications\DR_F7M61HRQ
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.5066/F7M61HRQ
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/EasternLA2008_EAARLA_BE_n88g03_metadata.xml
Contact
EasternLA2008_EAARLA_FS_n88g03_mosaic.tif(26694)
Description Lidar-derived first-surface topography mosaic
Data types
LIDAR
Format TIFF;
Amount 552 MB
Digital location \\gs\stpetersburgfl-g\Coastal_Change_Hazards\Archive\Publications\DR_F7M61HRQ
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.5066/F7M61HRQ
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/EasternLA2008_EAARLA_FS_n88g03_mosaic_metadata.xml
Contact
EasternLA2008_EAARLA_FS_n88g03.xyz(26692)
Description Lidar-derived first-surface topography point cloud.
Format xyz
Amount 635 MB
Digital location \\gs\stpetersburgfl-g\Coastal_Change_Hazards\Archive\Publications\DR_F7M61HRQ
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.5066/F7M61HRQ
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/EasternLA2008_EAARLA_FS_n88g03_metadata.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

Digital Camera
Photo, Video
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Multispectral Imaging System
Other Imagery
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

GPS
Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Publications

Samples collected during this field activity

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Imagery, Location-Elevation
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Other Imagery, Photo, LIDAR, Navigation