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Idaho awarded USGS 3DEP

Good news – the Idaho 3DEP proposal, Multi-hazard Risk Assessment and Ecosystem Restoration in Idaho: Nez Perce Tribe, Nez Perce County, and Clearwater …

LiDAR point clouds from a landslide near Salmon Falls, Idaho

NSF grant to develop LiDAR tools

The National Science Foundation awarded a $320,000 grant to develop software tools to analyze LiDAR data.   The collaborative research is led …

IQ Station at Idaho State University, Boise Center Aerospace Laboratory (BCAL)

3D LiDAR Visualization

Boise Center Aerospace Laboratory (BCAL) is developing new methods to visualize and interact with LiDAR remote sensing data using 3D-IQ Station Idaho …

FEMA Standards for LiDAR

FEMA Standards for LiDAR

Idaho LiDAR Consortium and FEMA has prepared a specifications for LiDAR and other high quality digital topography data Beginning in Fiscal Year …

NSF EPSCoR Airborne LiDAR Data Processing Workshop in Boise, Idaho

LiDAR Processing Workshops

BCAL organized LiDAR processing workshops in Pocatello, ID and Sydney, Australia   Idaho State University, Boise Center of Aerospace Laboratory (BCAL) organized …

LiDAR Collection Areas

New LiDAR Acquisition by FEMA

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region X will be collecting LiDAR data to map 875 square miles of Idaho floodplain from June …

Regional faults (highlighted in red) in the area

LiDAR helps discover new fault

A highly detailed LiDAR topographic image helps ISU professor Glenn Thackray discover a previously unknown active earthquake fault in Idaho’s Sawtooth Range, …

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USGS’s 3DEP will benefit Idaho

USGS’s 3DEP can potentially generate $6m annually in Idaho Agriculture and precision farming, natural resources conservation, and infrastructure and construction management are …