Field Activity 12LTS01

Identifier 12LTS01
Purpose To test the possibility of using ground-based lidar for levee mapping. This ground survey will be within the region of levees that will be surveyed with airborne lidar.
Location Lafourche Parish, Louisiana
Info derived Elevation
Vehicles
None
Itinerary
Start Lafourche Parish, Louisiana 2012-04-07
End Lafourche Parish, Louisiana 2012-04-14
Bounds
West -90.5699
East -89.20753866
North 30.23448403
South 29.03091106
Marine operations Yes

Personnel

Organization
USGS, National Wetlands Research Center(NWRC)
Lafayette, LA
Organization
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Billy J Reynolds
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Cindy Thatcher

Data types and categories

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

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
GPS Navigation (no data reported)
Camera, Digital, Hand Held Photo (no data reported)

Publications

Samples collected during this field activity