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Data Set ID:
SV12PSMF

SMAPVEX12 Probe-Based In Situ Soil Moisture Data for Forest Area, Version 1

This data set contains in situ soil moisture data collected at several forested sites as a part of the Soil Moisture Active Passive Validation Experiment 2012 (SMAPVEX12).

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 49.96, S: 49.44, E: -97.85, W: -98.51

Spatial Resolution:
  • 100 m x 100 m
Temporal Coverage:
  • 7 June 2012 to 13 July 2012
Temporal Resolution: 1 day to 8 day
Parameter(s):
  • Soils > Electrical Conductivity > Dielectric Constant
  • Soils > Soil Depth
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content > Volumetric Soil Moisture (Fraction)
Platform(s) FIELD SURVEYS
Sensor(s): SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE
Data Format(s):
  • Microsoft Excel
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Mahta Moghaddam, Aaron Berg

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.

Moghaddam, M. and A. Berg. 2014. SMAPVEX12 Probe-Based In Situ Soil Moisture Data for Forest Area, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/2ETTBINRTSKX. [Date Accessed].
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