Tag Archives: New Zealand

New Zealand Lidar Project

The Gisborne District Council in New Zealand will receive over $1 million in funding to acquire LIDAR across the entire district. The Council believes this project will bring major economic and infrastructure benefits for the entire region. The funding will … Continue reading

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Mapping Fault Lines in New Zealand

As you can see in the above photo the fault is quite visible in this area of New Zealand, but to fully map the area lidar is being used to gain a much more detailed understanding. GNS Science earthquake geologist … Continue reading

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New Zealand Lidar Data is Free

It’s an advantage in some cases to have a small country. Projects which here in the U.S. can take decades can be accomplished in a few years. Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) has completed a five year project to improve … Continue reading

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