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Coastal Topography–Northeast Atlantic Coast, Post-Hurricane Sandy, 2012


Acronyms and Abbreviations

ACRONYM OR
ABBREVIATION
DEFINITION
AGLI
Above Ground Level
ASCII
American Standard Code for Information Interchange
ASPRS
American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
BE
Bare Earth
cm
Centimeter(s)
CMGP
Coastal and Marine Geology Program
DEM
Digital Elevation Model
Dhigh
Dune High, or Dune Crest
Dlow
Dune Low, or Dune Toe
ESRI
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.
FGDC
Federal Geographic Data Committee
FVA
Fundamental Vertical Accuracy
GIS
Geographic Information System
GPS
Global Positioning System
GSD
Ground Sample Distance
HTML
Hypertext Markup Language
IMG
Imagine
IMU
Inertial Measurement Unit
Inc
Incorporated
LAS
Log ASCII Standard
lidar
Light Detection and Ranging
m
Meter(s)
NAD83
North American Datum 1983
NAVD88
North American Vertical Datum 1988
NPS
National Park Service
nps
Nominal Pulse Spacing
QA/QC
Quality Assurance/Quality Control
SBET
Smoothed Best Estimate of Trajectory
USGS
U.S. Geological Survey
UTM
Universal Transverse Mercator
WMS
Web Map Service
XML
Extensible Markup Language

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