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NSIDC-0386

SMEX04 San Miguel Watershed Soil Moisture Data: Sonora, Version 1

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A part of the Soil Moisture Experiment 2004 (SMEX04), this data set includes a diverse collection of in situ data measured along a topographical transect in northern Sonora, Mexico.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 29.59, S: 29.55, E: -110.27, W: -110.37

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 3 August 2004 to 14 August 2004
Temporal Resolution: 1 day
Parameter(s):
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Atmospheric Pressure
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity
  • Land Use/Land Cover > Land Cover
  • Precipitation > Precipitation Amount
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
  • Topography
  • Vegetation > Vegetation Cover
Platform(s) GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): BAROMETERS, HYGROMETERS, INFRARED THERMOMETERS, RAIN GAUGES, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, TEMPERATURE PROBES, THERMOMETERS
Data Format(s):
  • Microsoft Excel
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Enrique Vivoni, Hugo Gutierrez-Jurado, Carlos Arragon, Alex Rinehart

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.

Vivoni, E. R., H. A. Gutierrez-Jurado, C. A. Arragon, A. J. Rinehart, and R. L. Wyckoff. 2009. SMEX04 San Miguel Watershed Soil Moisture Data: Sonora, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/99OX04YQQNUB. [Date Accessed].
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