Monthly Summaries of Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture in Mongolia

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Entry ID

GGD627

Summary

This data set contains soil temperature and soil moisture data from the Delger (White Bloom) site in Mongolia. Other variables include wind speed, wind direction, relative humidity, air temperature, atmospheric pressure, total rainfall accumulation, and soil heat flux. Data are in ASCII text form and Excel spreadsheet format, and were collected from June 2001 through November 2002. NSIDC currently provides these summary data via ftp; the full soil temperature and moisture data set is available from Ron Paetzold, USDA.

Geographic Coverage

 

Spatial Coordinates:
N: 46.4639°     S: 46.4639°     E: 107.6417°     W: 107.6417°    

Data Set Citation

Dataset Creator: Paetzold, R., ed
Dataset Title: Monthly Summaries of Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture in Mongolia
Dataset Release Date: 2003-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd627.html

Temporal Coverage

Start Date: 2001-06-01
Stop Date: 2002-11-30

Science Keywords

  • Atmosphere Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure Measurements
  • Atmosphere Atmospheric Temperature Surface Air Temperature
  • Atmosphere Atmospheric Water Vapor Humidity
  • Atmosphere Atmospheric Winds Surface Winds
  • Atmosphere Precipitation Rain
  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
  • Land Surface Soils Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Land Surface Soils Soil Temperature

Ancillary Keywords

  • Soil Moisture
  • Soil Temperature

Data Center

National Snow and Ice Data Center
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel

Name: NSIDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199
Fax: 1 303 492-2468
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Frozen Ground Data Center
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/fgdc/

Data Center Personnel

Name: FGDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
Fax: 1 303 492-2468 x
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Personnel

Chien-Lu Ping
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 1 907 746-9462
Email: pfclp@uaa.alaska.edu
Contact Address:

  • University of Alaska-Fairbanks
  • Palmer Research Center
  • 533 E. Fireweed

City: Palmer
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99645
Country: USA

Garry Schaefer
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 1 503 414-3068
Contact Address:

  • US Department of Agriculture, NRCS
  • Water Supply Forecasting Center
  • 101 SW Main, Suite 1600

City: Portland
Province or State: OR
Postal Code: 97204
Country: USA

Ron Paetzold
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 1 402 437-4133
Fax: 1 402 437-5336
Email: ron.paetzold@nssc.nrcs.usda.gov
Contact Address:

  • U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • Federal Building

City: Lincoln
Province or State: NE
Postal Code: 68508
Country: USA

Thomas Jackson
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 1 301 504-8511
Fax: 1 301 504-8931
Email: tjackson@hydrolab.arsusda.gov
Contact Address:

  • U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • ARS Hydrology Lab
  • USDA ARS Hydrology Lab
  • 104 Bldg. 007
  • BARC-West

City: Beltsville
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20705
Country: USA

Ichirow Kaihotsu
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 81 824-24-0758
Fax: 81 824-24-0758
Email: kaihotu@hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Contact Address:

  • Hiroshima University
  • Kagamiyama 1-7-1

City: Hiroshima
Province or State: Higashi
Postal Code: 739-8521
Country: Japan

Metadata Name and Version

Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: 9.7

Creation and Review Dates

DIF Creation Date: 2003-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-08-28

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