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NSIDC-0559

SMEX04 Vegetation Data, Sonora, Version 1

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This data set contains in situ data collected using a multispectral radiometer and a plant-canopy analyzer over the Soil Moisture Experiment 2004 (SMEX04) areas of Arizona, USA and Sonora, Mexico.

Geographic Coverage

Parameter(s):
  • Vegetation > Biomass
  • Surface Radiative Properties > Reflectance
  • Vegetation > Vegetation Cover
  • Vegetation > Vegetation Species
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 32.08, S: 29.94, E: -109.72, W: -110.67

Spatial Resolution:
  • 800 m x 800 m
Temporal Coverage:
  • 20 July 2004 to 24 August 2004
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • Microsoft Excel
Platform(s) GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): CAMERAS, LICOR PLANT CANOPY ANALYZER, MSR
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): E. Hunt, Jr., Lynn McKee
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.

Hunt, Jr., E. R. and L. McKee. 2013. SMEX04 Vegetation 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/J6AIOD4FTLFL. [Date Accessed].
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