Changes between Version 4 and Version 5 of FAQ/lidartools


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Apr 13, 2017 11:53:45 AM (5 months ago)
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Added link to DEM scripts.

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    1 === Q: Do the ARSF supply software to process the LiDAR data? ===
     1=== Q: Do NERC-ARF supply software to process the LiDAR data? ===
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    5 ARSF do not supply any processing software for the LiDAR data other than the [wiki:Processing/LidarNoisyPoints point cloud filter] supplied with the delivery. It is usual
    6 for users to use a GIS system to do the post processing on the LiDAR point clouds.
     5For ASCII format LiDAR the [wiki:Processing/LidarNoisyPoints point cloud filter] software is supplied with the delivery to remove noisy points.
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    8 Depending on what you wish to do with your data, you may find some freely available tools useful. Please see the links [wiki:Links#Lidar here] in particular
    9 the LAStools package for handling LAS files.
     7For generating raster products such as Digital Surface Models (DSMs) and Digital Terrain Models (DTMs) and creating mosaics from multiple lines our open source (GPLv3) 'dem scripts' are available to download from GitHub (https://github.com/pmlrsg/arsf_dem_scripts). The GitHub page contains instructions on installing the scripts and a tutorial on usage with NERC-ARF data.
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     9More LiDAR packages are available on the [wiki:Links#Lidar links] page, in particular see the LAStools package for handling LAS files.
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     11If there is specific LiDAR processing you are interested in please contact us for advice.
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