Air LiDAR 2015
3D topographical representation of the territory in the form of a point cloud. Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) technology makes it possible to topographically represent the Earth's surface in three dimensions thanks to a laser system mounted on board an aircraft. The very large number of 3D points surveyed (up to 400,000 per second) allows you to obtain a multitude of details at ground level and surface elements. LiDAR technology provides quickly, easily and most importantly precisely the elevation of soil details and above ground elements, even in the presence of dense vegetation. The uses are: creation of a digital terrain model (terrain), creation of level curves, volume calculation, planning, tree height calculation, mapping of building roofs, 3D modeling of cities, etc. Source: XEOS imagerie inc.
This third party metadata element was translated using an automated translation tool (Amazon Translate).
Made available by the Government and Municipalities of Québec
These resources are not under the control of the Government of Canada and the link is provided solely for the convenience of our website visitors. We are not responsible for the accuracy, currency or reliability of the content of this website. The Government of Canada does not offer any guarantee in that regard and is not responsible for the information found through this link.
Visitors should also be aware that information offered by this non-Government of Canada site is not subject to the Privacy Act or the Official Languages Act and may not be accessible to persons with disabilities. The information offered may be available only in the language used by the site. With respect to privacy, visitors should research the privacy policies of this non-government website before providing personal information.
- Publisher - Current Organization Name: Government and Municipalities of Québec
- Licence: Creative Commons 4.0 Attribution (CC-BY) licence – Quebec
Data and Resources
LiDAR Tile IndexCSVFrench dataset CSV
Original metadata (https://www.donneesquebec.ca)HTMLFrench dataset HTML
Product InformationPDFFrench guide PDF
LiDAR Tile IndexSHPFrench dataset SHP
2015 Air LiDAR Tiles - 280 @289 (West Island)otherFrench dataset other
2015 Air LiDAR Tiles - 266 @279 (extreme west of the island)otherFrench dataset other
2015 Air LiDAR Tiles - 300 @307 (extreme east of the island)otherFrench dataset other
2015 Air LiDAR Tiles - 295 @299 (East Island)otherFrench dataset other
2015 Air LiDAR Tiles - 290 @294 (Central Island)otherFrench dataset other
|Air LiDAR 2015|
Electronic Mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org