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ID A-1-02-PC
Abstract National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Airborne Topographic data (LIDAR) of field activity A-1-02-PC in West Coast from 09/18/2002 to 10/03/2002
Organization National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Project/Theme NASA-USGS 2002
Activity Type Airborne Topographic
Platform Airplane
Area of Operation West Coast, Pacific Coast, US
Bounding Coordinates
49.75000
-131.75000    -114.25000
30.25000
Dates 09/18/2002 (JD 261) to 10/03/2002 (JD 276)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Lynne Dingerson, NOAA
Equipment Used
LIDAR
Purpose
This data was collected as part of an effort to m
ap beach topography efficiently and cheaply.
Notes
The Airborne LIDAR Assessment of Coastal Erosion (ALACE) project was a
partnership between NOAA, NASA, and U.S. Geological Survery (USGS). It has been
collecting baseline coastal topographic data for the conterminous U.S. since
1996. NOAA left the partnership after the fall 2000 season, but USGS and NASA
continue to collect data for research purposes. This data may eventually be
available via LDART. The ALACE collections are typically targeted at a narrow
strip of sandy beach and are usually a kilometer or less in width. Many areas
have both baseline data and post-storm data. In general, this data has not been
checked with ground control, but has undergone internal consistency checks.
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