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ID N-O1-06-LA
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientist: Brian Collins. Terrestrial LIDAR data (lidar, GPS) of field activity N-O1-06-LA in New Orleans, Louisiana from 03/13/2006 to 03/17/2006
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Project/Theme Terrestrial Lidar Imagery of Failed Levees During Hurricane Katrina
Coastal Change Hazards
Chief Scientist Brian Collins
Activity Type Terrestrial LIDAR
Area of Operation New Orleans, Louisiana, Louisiana
Bounding Coordinates
-94.75000     -88.25000
Ports LEAVE Menlo Park, CA
ARRIVE Menlo Park, CA
Dates 03/13/2006 (JD 072) to 03/17/2006 (JD 076)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Brian Collins
Tom Reiss
Brian Collins
Diane Minasian
Equipment Used
Document and analyze geotechnical and structural deformations of failed levee
sections that occurred during Hurricane Katrina that led to the flooding of New
Information to be Derived
laser scanning data and GPS survey control coordinates
Equipment used: terrestrial lidar unit and differential GPS equipment
Collins, B.D., Kayen, R., Minasian, D., and Reiss, T., 2009. Terrestrial lidar 
datasets of New Orleans, Louisiana, levee failures from Hurricane Katrina, 
August 29, 2005: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 470, 24 p. and data, URL:

Collins, Brian, Minasian, Diane, Reiss, Tom, and Gibbons, Helen, 2006, USGS
Scientists Revisit New Orleans Levee Breaks to Collect High-Accuracy Survey 
Data, Sound Waves, May, 2006:
Got Help? For N-O1-06-LA, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, platform, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
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N-O1-06-LA location map of where navigation 

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