Terrestrial Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) is a land-based laser scanner which, combined with a highly accurate differential GPS, enables us to produce 3D computer models of landslides at the coast — see Terrestrial LiDAR Survey Techniques.
LiDAR monitoring at Aldbrough, 2009
We are researching the nature, distribution and risk of landsliding along the coast of Great Britain. This research will assess the extent of the hazard posed by coastal recession and landsliding around the country.
The aims to this work are: