Local Planning and LiDAR

osomudslide-usgsriverThis incredible LiDAR-derived image portrays clearly the potential for landslides in the Stillaguamish River bed, scene of this weeks devastating landslide in Washington. As the article points out county planning departments are not taking advantage of the maps that the State has prepared .

Image courtesy of USGS

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One Response to Local Planning and LiDAR

  1. David Streutker says:

    A good article specifically discussing lidar with respect to the slide:

    http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2023244512_mudslidelidarxml.html

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