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Broward County Laser Bathymetry (LADS)

Broward County laser bathymetryThis dataset includes contours derived from laser altimetry, as well as images and videos produced with 3D surface modeling software with the bathymetric data from the Laser Airborne Depth Sounding (LADS) survey.

Other datasets, organized by theme, are available for the full extent of the coast of Broward County. These include biological constituents, man-made structures and zones, and bathymetry contours. You may also view an example overlay of multiple datasets, demonstrating the types, density, and presentation format of all available data within a limited geographical extent.

Data acquisition, mapping, and compilation were done by Coastal Planning and Engineering (CPE) for Broward County.

You will need Google Earth installed to view KMZ and KML files.

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The Broward County Laser Bathymetry KMZ includes:
  • Laser Bathymetry Overlays
  • Imagery Rendered from Laser Bathymetry
    • Selected wrecks
    • Port Everglades
    • Other inlets
  • Video Rendered from Laser Bathymetry
    • Borrow areas
    • Port Everglades
    • Extent of laser bathymetry data
Alternatively, images and videos may also be accessed in your browser from their respective thumbnail pages.
Broward laser bathymetry
Laser Bathymetry Rendered Images and Video

Download the KMZ file: Broward County Laser Bathymetry (63 KB)

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