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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0287

SMEX03 Regional Ground Soil Moisture Data: Alabama, Version 1

This data set comprises gravimetric soil moisture and soil bulk density data collected during the Soil Moisture Experiment 2003 (SMEX03), which was conducted during June and July of 2003 in northern Alabama and southern Tennessee, USA.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 35.14, S: 34.71, E: -85.82, W: -87.05

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 22 June 2003 to 2 July 2003
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Soils > Soil Bulk Density
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
Platform(s) FIELD SURVEYS, GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): SOIL SAMPLER
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Frank Archer, Charles Laymon

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.

Archer, F. and C. Laymon. 2006. SMEX03 Regional Ground Soil Moisture Data: Alabama, 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/IW5SNOPDGNOZ. [Date Accessed].