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An overview of the LAS Dataset toolset

Available with 3D Analyst license.

Available with Spatial Analyst license.

Contains tools for creating and managing LAS datasets. The LAS dataset is a triangulated surface type that allows for the rapid read and display of airborne lidar data in the LAS format.

ToolDescription

Add Files To LAS Dataset

Adds references for one or more LAS files and surface constraint features to a LAS dataset.

Create LAS Dataset

Creates a LAS dataset referencing one or more LAS files and optional surface constraint features.

LAS Dataset Statistics

Calculates or updates statistics for a LAS dataset and generates an optional statistics report.

LAS Point Statistics As Raster

Creates a raster whose cell values reflect statistical information about measurements from LAS files referenced by a LAS dataset.

Remove Files From LAS Dataset

Removes one or more LAS files and surface constraint features from a LAS dataset.

Tools in the LAS Dataset toolset

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