TAG: 3DEP

USGS Selects Woolpert to Evaluate Lidar for 3DEP

August 13, 2015By

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has contracted with Woolpert to evaluate new lidarĀ (light detection and ranging) technologies to assess the suitability to support the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP). This use of the single photon and Geiger mode lidarĀ for this evaluation is new to the commercial market, according to Woolpert Project Director John Gerhard. “This technology provides the ability to fly... read more