News and TG Events — 2017

Mar 2017

TG and University of Idaho selected as winning NASA Research Seed Grant Recipient  less...

Project title: Unmanned Aerial Vehicle-based laser altimetry (lidar): new science and data

products for 3-D environmental monitoring

 

Principal Investigator (PI): Arjan Meddens, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Natural 

Resources and Society, University of Idaho, 875 Perimeter Drive MS 1142, Moscow, ID 83844, Role: 

Primary Investigator (Effort: ~35%), Phone: 208-301-8771, Email: ameddens@uidaho.edu

Co-PI: Lee Vierling, Department Head, Professor, and Executive Director McCall Outdoor Science 

School (MOSS), Department of Natural Resources and Society, University of Idaho, 875 Perimeter 

Drive MS 1142, Moscow, ID 83844, Role: Mentor PI (Effort: ~1%), Phone: 208-669-1794, Email: 

leev@uidaho.edu

 

Collaborators:

Andy Heitmann and Susan Firor (TerraGraphics Environmental Engineering, Inc) Troy Magney (NASA Jet 

Propulsion Laboratory)

Marcie Carter (Nez Perce Tribe)

Karla Eitel (McCall Outdoor Science School, Department of Natural Resources and Society) Travis 

Paveglio (Department of Natural Resources and Society)

 

Strategic goals supported by proposed project (including both national NASA and NASA ISGC strategic 

goals): (1) Advance the understanding of ecosystem processes and develop technologies to improve 

the quality of life on Earth, (2) enhance STEM education, (3) development of a partnership between 

Idaho state, tribal and private institutions, and (4) maintain research momentum at the U. of Idaho 

supporting the overall environment in Idaho.

Mar 2017

An update from TerraGraphics' President, Dave Legard  more...

Feb 2017

TG Aerial Solutions at Stream Restoration Symposium  more...