Kilbella River Estuary LiDAR Survey - 2019 - Airborne Coastal Observatory

Kilbella Estuary survey was targeted to help archaeologists define cultural landforms. Project ID: 19_3009 Kilbella River is located off Rivers Inlet - Central Coast of British Columbia - Canada. Flown in 2019 with the Hakai Institute Airborne Coastal Observatory. Contact: data@hakai.org Archaeology contact: Iain McKechnie Data captured September 29th, 2019. Below is a brief overview of the Airborne Coastal Observatory (ACO) and the type of data collected. For more information on post processing, data quality assurance, software used, and summary of results please contact data@hakai.org The ACO is an aerial remote sensing platform used by the Hakai Institute to survey landscapes in detail. A Piper Navajo aircraft carries an array of integrated airborne mapping sensors installed to collect data in concert. The aircraft is operated and maintained by Kisik Aerial Surveys (Delta, BC).
Data products available: Lidar data (LAZ)- classified point cloud – digital surface model – digital terrain model. Image data (TIFF) – 4 band orthophotos – RGB & NIR. Hyperspectral data (not always captured). A detailed project report with the summary of acquisition, processing, and overall hardware / software is available (PDF). Sensors and instrument breakdown: Inertial Navigation System: Manufacturer: Applanix (Canada), IMU Model: POS AV 510 IMAR, GNSS Model: Trimble AV39. Laser sensor: Riegl LMS-Q 780 long-range airborne laser scanner. Point density ranges per project and landscape from 1-12 points per square meter. Aerial cameras: two fully integrated Phaseone Industrial iXU-RS1000 medium format cameras, resolution: 100MP, lens: 50mm f/4.0 Rodenstock. Hyperspectral Sensor: manufacturer: Specim, model: AisaFENIX 384, spectral range: 380 - 2500 nm

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Metadata Reference Date(s) September 22, 2021 (Publication)
Dataset Reference Date(s) October 31, 2019 (Publication)
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