Airborne LiDAR Data Manipulation and Visualization for Forestry Applications

Airborne LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) interface for data manipulation and visualization. Read/write 'las' and 'laz' files, computation of metrics in area based approach, point filtering, artificial point reduction, classification from geographic data, normalization, individual tree segmentation and other manipulations.


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1.3.1 by Jean-Romain Roussel, 2 months ago

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Authors: Jean-Romain Roussel [aut, cre, cph], David Auty [aut, ctb] (Reviews the documentation), Florian De Boissieu [ctb] (Fixed bugs and improved catalog features), Andrew Sánchez Meador [ctb] (Helped to review the documentation)

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-3 license

Imports rlas, rgl, stats, utils, grDevices, tools, parallel, raster, rgeos, data.table, Rcpp, lazyeval, geometry, gstat, sp, settings, gdalUtils, stringr, memoise, mapview, mapedit

Depends on magrittr, methods

Suggests rgdal, testthat, EBImage, hexbin

Linking to Rcpp, RcppProgress

See at CRAN