The article details the historical significance of Bandelier National Monument and the capabilities of Lidar to serve our National Parks Services. In recent years, Bandelier has been devastated by fire and floods – changing the landscape, canopy and the entire ecosystem. The National Park Service partnered with Atlantic in an effort to preserve and protect our national treasure. Together, they decided to combat the devastation that Bandelier was experiencing by using the latest airborne laser scanning technology available. Much like the rich history, natural and cultural wonders- one has to go beyond what the naked eye could see to appreciate what Bandelier truly has within it; and that Atlantic-National Park Service collaboration aimed to do just that.
Click to read the article and March 2014 edition of Lidar News.