Restricting Access to National LiDAR: Is it worth it? (rapidlasso.com)

by Martin Isenburg Policy makers in many countries are debating whether it is worthwhile to open their National LiDAR holdings – collected with tax-payer money – for free (or cheap) open access or whether they should continue to restrict access and charge potential users of the data to recoup expenses. Most would agree that hurdle-free, instant…