Editor’s Note: LiDAR Magazine recently featured a story on an environmental project to assist and benefit the Florida Everglades, which is being conducted by Dewberry with the RIEGL VQ-880-G. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) hand selected Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, to plan, acquire, and process topobathymetric LiDAR for up to 788 square miles of surface area in the western part of the Everglades National Park in Florida.
Dewberry is using a developed LiDAR system, utilizing the RIEGL VQ-880-G topo-bathymetric LiDAR sensor for data collection of the National Park. The VQ-880-G carries out laser range measurements for high resolution surveying.
Click on the link below to learn more about this important environmental project and how RIEGL’s airborne LiDAR scanners will be able to assist and benefit the current critical status of the Florida Everglades.
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RIEGL has been producing LiDAR systems commercially for over 40 years and focuses on pulsed time-of-flight laser radar technology in multiple wavelengths.
RIEGL’s core Smart-Waveform technologies provide pure digital LiDAR signal processing, unique methodologies for resolving range ambiguities, multiple targets per laser shots, optimum distribution of measurements, calibrated amplitudes and reflectance estimates, as well as the seamless integration and calibration of systems.
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