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2007 USACE NCMP Topobathy Lidar: Lake Erie (NY, PA)
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            title:  2007 USACE NCMP Topobathy Lidar: Lake Erie (NY, PA)
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                  Anchor:  InPort Catalog ID 56038
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        abstract:  The data contained in these files contain topographic data collected by the CHARTS system along Lake Erie in New York and Pennsylvania. The data points representing bare earth have been classified as such using TerraScan with results provided in the classified las files. Classification value "1" means "Unclassified", "29" valid bathymetric, and a value of "2" means "Ground." This data set is an LAZ (compressed LAS) format file containing LIDAR point cloud data.
        purpose:  These data were collected as a part of the National Coastal Mapping Program to depict the elevations above the water in the NY and PA coastal zone.
        credit:  JALBTCX (Joint Airborne Lidar Bathymetry Technical Center of eXpertise) The custom download may be cited as National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Digital Coast Data Access Viewer. Charleston, SC: NOAA Office for Coastal Management. Accessed Oct 23, 2021 at https://coast.noaa.gov/dataviewer.
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            keyword:  Earth Science > Land Surface > Topography > Terrain Elevation
            keyword:  Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seafloor Topography
            keyword:  Earth Science > Oceans > Coastal Processes > Coastal Elevation
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            keyword:  Continent > North America > United States Of America > New York
            keyword:  Continent > North America > United States Of America > Pennsylvania
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            keyword:  Earth Remote Sensing Instruments > Active Remote Sensing > Profilers/Sounders > Lidar/Laser Sounders > LIDAR > Light Detection and Ranging
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            keyword:  DEM
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            keyword:  Lake Erie
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            otherConstraints:  Cite As: OCM Partners, [Date of Access]: 2007 USACE NCMP Topobathy Lidar: Lake Erie (NY, PA) [Data Date Range], https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/inport/item/56038.
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            useLimitation:  NOAA provides no warranty, nor accepts any liability occurring from any incomplete, incorrect, or misleading data, or from any incorrect, incomplete, or misleading use of the data. It is the responsibility of the user to determine whether or not the data is suitable for the intended purpose.
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            otherConstraints:  Access Constraints: None | Use Constraints: Users should be aware that temporal changes may have occurred since this data set was collected and some parts of this data may no longer represent actual surface conditions. Users should not use this data for critical applications without a full awareness of its limitations. | Distribution Liability: Any conclusions drawn from the analysis of this information are not the responsibility of USACE, JALBTCX, NOAA, the Office for Coastal Management, or its partners.
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                    description:  New York | Currentness: Ground Condition
                    beginPosition:  2007-07-29
                    endPosition:  2007-08-04
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                    description:  Pennsylvania | Currentness: Ground Condition
                    beginPosition:  2007-08-17
                    endPosition:  2007-08-20
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                organisationName:  NOAA Office for Coastal Management
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                linkage: https://coast.noaa.gov/dataviewer/#/lidar/search/where:ID=8714
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                name:  Customized Download
                description:  Create custom data files by choosing data area, product type, map projection, file format, datum, etc. A new metadata will be produced to reflect your request using this record as a base.
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                linkage: https://coast.noaa.gov/htdata/lidar4_z/geoid18/data/8714
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                description:  Bulk download of data files in LAZ format, geographic coordinates, orthometric heights. Note that the vertical datum (hence elevations) of the files here are different than described in this document.
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        report:  (DQ_AbsoluteExternalPositionalAccuracy)
            nameOfMeasure:  Horizontal Positional Accuracy
            evaluationMethodDescription:  The data positions were obtained using post processed KGPS methods. The horizontal accuracy of the data is better than +/- 0.75 m at 1 Sigma.
            result: (missing)
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            nameOfMeasure:  Vertical Positional Accuracy
            evaluationMethodDescription:  The data positions were obtained using post processed KGPS methods. The vertical accuracy of the data is better than +/- 0.20 m at 1 Sigma.
            result: (missing)
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            nameOfMeasure:  Conceptual Consistency
            evaluationMethodDescription:  The data provided in this file were tested against ground truth data. At these locations the lidar data matched within 0.20 meters, and different flight line data agreed within 0.20 meters.
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                description:  These data were collected using the CHARTS surveys system. It is owned by the Naval Oceanographic Office and Operated through contract. The system collects topographic lidar data at 20kHz and hydrographic data at 3kHz. The system also collects RGB imagery at 1Hz. A CASI-1500 hyperspectral line scanner is integrated with the system as well. Aircraft position, velocity and acceleration information are collected through a combination of Novatel and POS A/V equipment. Raw data are collected and transferred to the office for downloading and processing in SHOALS GCS software. GPS data are processed using POSPac software and the results are combined with the lidar data to produce 3-D positions for each lidar shot. These data are edited using Fledermaus software where anomalous data are removed from the dataset. The data are converted from ellipsoid to orthometric heights, based on the GEOID03 model, within the chartsLAS program. The heights were converted from ellipsoid to orthometric heights (NAVD88) using NGS' Geoid03 model file "g2003u08.bin" with the results in meters. Once converted to orthometric heights, the data were then converted to IGLD85 using the VDatum program from NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). The LAS files output form chartsLAS were read into TerraScan and filters were applied to classify ground points. Points designated as ground are assigned a classification value "2" and all other points are assigned the classification value "1" which represents an unclassified state. Once classified, the points were exported through TerraScan and converted to .las format.
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                description:  This data set was received from JALBTCX in 2018. This is 2007 data that JALBTCX reprocessed (converted to las format and reclassed to 1 - Unclassified, 2 - Ground, and 29 - Bathymetric Point). The NOAA Office for Coastal Management (OCM) received 23 las files from USACE JALBTCX. The lidar data had elevation and intensity measurements. The data were in geographic coordinates and IGLD85 elevations in meters. The data were classified as: 1 - Unclassified, 2 - Ground, 29 - Bathymetric Point. OCM processed all classifications of points to the Digital Coast Data Access Viewer (DAV). Classes available on the DAV are: 1, 2, 29. OCM performed the following processing on the data for Digital Coast storage and provisioning purposes: 1. The LAStools software scripts lasinfo and lasvalidate were run on the las files to check for errors. 2. An internal OCM script was run to check the number of points by classification and by flight ID and the gps time and intensity ranges. 3. The LAStools software script laszip was run to convert the las files to laz format. 4. The files were converted from IGLD85 to NAVD88 (Geoid12b) elevations using the NOAA VDatum tool. 5. Internal OCM scripts were run on the laz files to convert from NAVD88 elevations to ellipsoid elevations using Geoid12b, assign the geokeys, to sort the data by gps time and zip the data to database and to http.
                dateTime:
                  DateTime:  2019-04-12T00:00:00
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                description:   The vertical values in this data set have been converted to reference North American Vertical Datum of 1988 (NAVD88) (GEOID18) meters, using the GEOID18 grids provided by the National Geodetic Survey. Any datum and projection transformations were then done with the Office for Coastal Management 'datum_shift' program. Compression to an LAZ file was done with the LAStools 'laszip' program and can be unzipped with the same free program (laszip.org) Processing notes:
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                  DateTime:  2021-10-23T07:06:11
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