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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0143

SMEX02 Watershed Soil Moisture Data, Walnut Creek, Iowa, Version 1

This data set combines data for several parameters measured for the Soil Moisture Experiment 2002 (SMEX02). Data were collected in crop fields, using a variety of methods and sensors.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 42.7, S: 41.7, E: -93.2, W: -93.8

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 23 June 2002 to 12 July 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Land Temperature > Land Surface Temperature
  • Soils > Soil Bulk Density
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
Platform(s) FIELD SURVEYS
Sensor(s): PROBES, SOIL HEAT PROBE, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL SAMPLER, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE, TEMPERATURE PROBES
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Thomas Jackson, Michael Cosh

Data Citation

As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Jackson, T. and M. Cosh. 2003. SMEX02 Watershed Soil Moisture Data, Walnut Creek, Iowa, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/OAO4SU0XZLGR. [Date Accessed].