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Is there a way to convert a DEM raster to a .las file using open source software and/or any tools that come along with a complete ESRI license?
I have been able to achieve this using the LAS Toolset
shp2las tool from the UNC website, but this specific tool requires licensing. I have not be able to achieve this using the
txt2las tool from the UNC website, though it does not require licensing.