The goal of the USGS 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) is to collect elevation data in the form of light detection and ranging (LiDAR) data over the conterminous United States, Hawaii, and the U.S. territories, with data acquired over an 8-year period. This dataset provides two realizations of the 3DEP point cloud data. The first resource is a public access organization provided in Entwine Point Tiles format, which a lossless, full-density, streamable octree based on LASzip (LAZ) encoding. The second resource is a Requester Pays of the same data in LAZ (Compressed LAS) format. Resource names in both buckets correspond to the USGS project names.
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aws s3 ls s3://usgs-lidar-public/ --no-sign-request
aws s3 ls s3://usgs-lidar/ --request-payer requester