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Jul
06

Reclaim Your Day: Freeing Up Hours with Better Tech

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 Being passionate about your work is both a luxury and an invaluable facet of achieving the best results. A deep focus and attention to detail on projects helps make the workday more engaging and makes the final product that much more gratifying to have achieved. However, many in industries such as hydrology, geology, construction and the envi...
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Jun
16

Visually Striking Lidar Map Reveals “Hidden” Hydrologic Features

Steve Boynton is a long time Golden Software user and beta tester who runs his own consulting company: Subsurface Environmental Solutions LLC. Recently, while catching up with Steve he shared an eye-catching Lidar map he created that strikes a fine line between science and art. Steve was inspired to create this style of map after coming a...
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Aug
26

Archaeologist Uses Surfer to Visualize Maya Fortress Found with Airborne LiDAR

The ability of airborne LiDAR to 'see' through dense forest canopies and reveal long-hidden structures has revolutionized modern archaeology. Nowhere has the impact of laser scanners been more dramatic than the jungles of Guatemala where scientists are gaining new insights into the culture of the Maya people – with help from Surfer's 3D visualizati...
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Aug
07

How Far Do You Have to Walk to Access Red Rocks Amphitheater?

Colorado summer is in full swing! As locals, we know the summer can linger into mid-fall, and we have plenty of more sunshine to come. Many of us here take advantage of the gorgeous weather by hiking, biking, fishing, tubing, enjoying live music, and countless other outdoor activities. Non-locals recognize how lucky we are to have great natural ass...
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Guest — Ang
Thank you for this! Heading to Red Rocks tonight for The Revivalists show!
Saturday, 21 September 2019 15:50
Guest — Kathryn Gerber
This is so informative and will really help us on our next visit Sept. 6th! Thanks for the great article!
Wednesday, 08 August 2018 14:56
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Feb
28

Industry Application: LiDAR Best Practices for Cultural Heritage and Archaeology Practitioners

The amount of LiDAR coverage for the Earth's surface has rapidly increased over the past few years, and a number of scientific disciplines are taking advantage of this increased availability of laser-derived data. Cultural heritage and archeology practitioners are no different, and the increased availability of LiDAR data is revolutionizing researc...
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