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US Forest Service – Kisatchie NF

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  • Latitude: 31 21' 23.1531" North
  • Longitude: 92 26' 02.6949" West
  • Horizontal Datum: NAD83
  • Elevation: 40.440 meters above ellipsoid
  • Receiver: 12 Channel TRIMBLE Maxwell chip receiver
  • Tracking epoch (sec.): Position at 5 seconds; SYNC measure at 5 seconds


  • Contact Person: Lynn Schoelerman
  • Address: USDA Forest Service, Kisatchie NF, 2500 Shreveport Hwy, Pineville, LA 71360
  • Telephone: USFS: 318-473-7169 Fax: 318-473-7117
  • E-Mail:


  • Data is available in receiver dependent Trimble .SSF format. RINEX is currently not supported.
  • Data can be downloaded via this website (
  • File name: Hyyyymmddhh.EXE where H=Pineville Office; yyyy=year; mm=month; dd=day; hh=hour in GPS time. The .EXE files are compressed and self-extracting. File length is one hour.
  • Data is kept for 90 days on the website. Older files available on request.
  • Additional comments: Operation is 24 hours per day; 7 days per week. Files are usually available 5 minutes after the hour.

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