Over 9,123 square miles of point cloud data (and over 144,005,309,282 points) available!
This interactive map was designed to view known public-domain LiDAR datasets in Alaska. The map offers zoom and scroll options, and multiple base map layers. We provide an easy point and click interface to download the digital data.
Explanation of icons on this page:
Click to zoom to each dataset: Brooks Camp - USGS Eklutna Glacier - USGS Fairbanks - USGS Golovin Infrastructure Corridors Juneau 2012 - USGS Kotzebue Sound - NOAA Matsu - USGS Nome Creek - USGS Totschunda Fault - Earthscope Unalakleet Valdez - USGS Whittier Yukon Flats - USGS
For more download options, full citation information, WMS feed information, and metadata, go to: http://www.dggs.alaska.gov/pubs/id/25239
Please Note: The LAS files included in downloaded items have been compressed using LASzip. LASzip is an open-source, lossless compression for LiDAR point-cloud data in the LAS format that provides significant file size reductions. To uncompress the .laz files in your download package, you can use the laszip tool linked below, or download the latest version directly from laszip.org
laszip.exe (for Windows)
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