Using Lidar for Stream Surveys

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USGS ecology and biology researchers met with colleagues from the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to discuss interest by the State of Oregon in acquiring and using lidar data to assess riparian vegetation and reach-scale characteristics associated with surveyed segments of streams. The USGS scientists shared their experiences using lidar data for stream and riparian projects, and discussed existing and potential collaboration opportunities.

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David Hockman-Wert
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