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The 3D Elevation Program: summary for Hawaii

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Carswell, W.J., Jr., 2016, The 3D Elevation Program—Summary for Hawaii (ver. 1.1, February 2016): U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3079, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143079.

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Elevation data are essential to a broad range of applications, including forest resources management, wildlife and habitat management, national security, recreation, and many others. For the State of Hawaii, elevation data are critical for infrastructure and construction management, flood risk management, geologic resource assessment and hazard mitigation, natural resources conservation, coastal zone management, and other business uses. Today, high-density light detection and ranging (lidar) data are the primary sources for deriving elevation models and other datasets. Federal, State, Tribal, U.S. territorial, and local agencies work in partnership to (1) replace data that are older and of lower quality and (2) provide coverage where [...]

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