|2004 Southwest Florida Water Management District Lidar: Sarasota District
|This metadata record describes the ortho & lidar mapping of Sarasota County, FL. The
mapping consists of lidar data collected using a Leica ALS-40 Lidar Sensor, contour
generation, and production of natural color orthophotography with a 30-cm GSD using
imagery collected with a Leica ADS-40 Aerial Digital Camera. This topographic survey
for Sarasota County covers 572 square miles and was acquired in two lift acquisitions.
Lift 1 was on Feb 28 2004 and lift 2 was on Mar 4, 2004. The original lidar had gaps
in the coverage and the areas were flown on May 15, 2004. Lidar data acquired with
2 meter nominal post spacing.