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LiDAR Data Collection for the James River Watershed and Adjacent Areas in South Dakota and North Dakota

Dates

Start Date
2011-09
End Date
2012-12

Summary

The collection of LiDAR data for the James River basin began in 2010. The detailed surface elevation data will be used for conservation planning, design, research, delivery, floodplain mapping and hydrologic modeling utilizing LiDAR technology. The project area includes part of the James River watershed and adjacent areas in North and South Dakota. The project encompasses 16,825 sq miles and the 2010 phase of the project acquired 8,060 sq miles of LiDAR data and subsequent terrain data. This project represents the second phase with an objective to collect the remaining 8,765 square miles of the project area.

Contacts

Contact :
Chuck Loesch

Project Extension

projectStatusCompleted

Budget Extension

totalFunds200000.0
annualBudgets
totalFunds200000.0

Map

Spatial Services

ScienceBase WMS

Communities

  • LC MAP - Landscape Conservation Management and Analysis Portal
  • Plains and Prairie Potholes Landscape Conservation Cooperative

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Data source
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