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SMEX02 Land Surface Information: Land Use Classification, Version 1

This data set consists of land use classification data collected for the Iowa Soil Moisture Experiment 2002 (SMEX02) study region. The land use classification image provides information about vegetation present in the study area.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 42.04, S: 41.7, E: -93.2, W: -93.8

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 14 May 2002 to 17 July 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
  • Land Use/Land Cover > Land Use Classes
Platform(s) LANDSAT-5, LANDSAT-7
Sensor(s): ETM+, TM
Data Format(s):
  • Binary
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Paul Doraiswamy, Alan Stern

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.

Doraiswamy, P. C. and A. J. Stern. 2004. SMEX02 Land Surface Information: Land Use Classification, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: [Date Accessed].
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