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Thursday, October 22 • 8:30am - 10:00am
LiDAR vs. PhoDar

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This session will present two different approaches to point cloud technologies. Presenters will examine the appropriateness of each data product, and compare the benefits and limitations.

Moderator: Betty Conces, Kootenai County, Coeur D Alene, ID

  • 8:30 – 9:15 AM
    Fusion of Multispectral Imagery and LiDAR for Classification of Oregon White Oak
    Joe Gordon, Metro, Portland, OR
  • 9:15 -10:00 AM
    The Use of Photo Derived Surfaces to Monitor Landcover Change
    Joshua Greenberg, PhD., GISP, Skagit County GIS/Mapping, Mount Vernon, WA 


Betty Conces

Cadastral Cartographer, Kootenai County


Joe Gordon

Joe is a GIS Specialist for the Portland, Oregon regional government, Metro. He currently works in Metro’s Research Center on a variety of remote sensing and demographic projects. His past experience includes work for 3Degrees (regression-based demographic targeting), as well as several University of Oregon programs, including the Spatial and Map Cognition Research Lab (global demographic and climate modeling), InfoGraphics Lab (development... Read More →
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Josh Greenberg, GISP

Sr. GIS/RS Analyst, Skagit County GIS
Currently, Josh Greenberg coordinates remote sensing activities and provides imagery analysis for the Skagit County GIS Dept. His background offers both ecological and technical guidance to County environmental issues such as habitat analysis, salmon restoration and long term growth models. Josh earned his M.S. and Ph.D. from the U.W. College of Forest Resources Ecosystem Science program. Josh is currently the President of WAURISA.

Thursday October 22, 2015 8:30am - 10:00am
Room 2

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