Bridging the Divide: How Lidar Data Help Mitigate Landslides Near Yellowstone

Woolpert Senior Associate and Geospatial Project Manager Christopher Raml details lidar work the firm is doing for the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) in an in-depth article for the May 2020 edition of Informed Infrastructure: The Magazine for Civil & Structural Engineers. The work is being done to assist WYDOT in tracking and mitigating landslide-prone areas along a major thoroughfare near Yellowstone National Park. Woolpert will be deploying its second mission to collect and process lidar data over the area later this year.

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