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ASPRS LAS Specifications

ASPRS Vertical Accuracy Reporting for Lidar Data

Caltrans Terrestrial Laser Scanning Specifications

CHS - Hydrographic Survey Management Guidelines

CHS - Standards for Hydrographic Surveys

FEMA - Guidelines and Specifications for Flood Hazard Mapping Partners - Appendix A

FGCC National Standard for Spatial Data Accuracy (NSSDA)

Florida DOT - Terrestrial Mobile Lidar Surveying & Mapping Guidelines

IHO Standards for Hydrographic Surveys (S-44)

NAP Metadata

NDEP Digital Elevation Data Guidelines

NOAA - NOS NGS-58 - Guidelines for Establishing GPS-Derived Ellipsoid Heights

NOAA - NOS NGS-59 - Guidelines for Establishing GPS-Derived Orthometric Heights

USACE Engineering & Design - Hydrographic Surveying

USGS-NGP-Lidar Base Specification - Version 1.0

USGS-NGP-Version 13



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