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SMEX04 Soil Characteristics Data: Sonora, Version 1

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This SMEX04 soil characteristics data set contains data for Sonora, Mexico as part of the 2004 Soil Moisture Experiment (SMEX04). The data were extracted from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) digital soil map of the world.

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Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 33, S: 29, E: -108, W: -113

Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
Temporal Coverage Not specified
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
  • Soils > Soil Porosity
  • Soils > Soil Texture
Sensor(s): Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
Data Contributor(s): Rajat Bindlish, Thomas Jackson

Data Citation

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

Bindlish, R. and T. Jackson. 2009. SMEX04 Soil Characteristics Data: Sonora, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. [Date Accessed].

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