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Terrestrial laser scanning (TLS) dataset, Paracou, French Guiana, acquired between 23 and 28 September 2016

Type: datasetLicense: not specifiedCategory: biotaResolution: 1 meterLast update: 3 years ago
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The terrestrial laser scanning (TLS) dataset covers Guyaflux plots 1 and 9 at the experimental station Paracou in French Guiana.

Data origin:
  1. Acquisition parameters VZ400, High Speed mode, angular step = 0.04°. 67 positions with two directions per position. Scan pattern on a grid every 10m. Total area ~0.5ha.
  2. On 4 ares (9 scan positions) an additional acquisition was made using FARO Focus3D X 330 for comparaison
  3. The data are stored in \forestview01\TLS\Paracou\2016

Purpose: not specified

Data life cycle, according to producer:
Creation date: December 19, 2016
Update frequency: not planned
State: completed



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