From the ground, anyone who’s driven through New England has seen the seemingly randomly placed stone walls running here and there under the forest canopy, and have speculated about what they may have denoted long ago. Geographer Katharine Johnson ‘06 may have the answers. Using high-tech scanners called light detection and ranging (LiDAR), she’s been able to locate abandoned homesteads, hundred-acre farms, stone walls, and other barely perceptible remnants of a largely agrarian New England. “The landscape is very dynamic, and we are...
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