Pre-Storm lidar topography at Core Banks, NC, from Aug. 11-15, 2009

In this elevation image, red colors indicate topographic highs, while blues indicate topographic lows.

Detailed Description

Pre-storm lidar topography from August 11-15, 2009 for a portion of Core Banks, NC. A relatively low beach section near the center of the pre-storm image likely indicates where breaches have been cut through the barrier island at previous times. (The Atlantic Ocean is on the bottom right.)


Image Dimensions: 1000 x 560

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US