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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0161

CLPX-Ground: Ground-Based Infrared Images of the LSOS Site, Version 1

This data set presents more than 400 sub-canopy digital thermograms collected at the Fraser Experimental Forest (Fraser, Colorado, USA) using an Infrared Solutions IR SnapShot™ thermoelectric thermal infrared (IR) imaging radiometer that was cold-weather modified.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 39.9066, S: 39.9066, E: -105.8829, W: -105.8829

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 18 February 2002 to 22 February 2002
  • 28 March 2002 to 30 March 2002
  • 26 March 2003 to 30 March 2003
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Surface Radiative Properties > Albedo
  • Vegetation > Canopy Characteristics
  • Infrared Wavelengths > Infrared Imagery
  • Infrared Wavelengths > Infrared Radiance
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Longwave Radiation
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Net Radiation
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Outgoing Longwave Radiation
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Shortwave Radiation
  • Infrared Wavelengths > Thermal Infrared
Platform(s) GROUND STATIONS, GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): IMAGING RADIOMETERS, INFRARED RADIOMETERS, THERMOCOUPLES
Data Format(s):
  • Binary
  • IRL
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): John Pomeroy, Aled Rowlands, Richard Essery

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.

Rowlands, A., R. Essery, and J. Pomeroy. 2005. CLPX-Ground: Ground-Based Infrared Images of the LSOS Site, 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/BYFK490NJTAD. [Date Accessed].
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