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Data Set ID:
SV12VA

SMAPVEX12 In Situ Vegetation Data for Agricultural Area, Version 1

This data set contains in situ vegetation data collected at several agricultural 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:
  • 0.5 m x 0.5 m
Temporal Coverage:
  • 7 June 2012 to 19 July 2012
Temporal Resolution: 13 day
Parameter(s):
  • Vegetation > Biomass
  • Vegetation > Plant Characteristics
Platform(s) FIELD SURVEYS
Sensor(s): STEEL MEASURING TAPE
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): McNairn, H., J. Powers, and G. Wiseman.

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.

McNairn, H., J. Powers, and G. Wiseman. 2014. SMAPVEX12 In Situ Vegetation Data for Agricultural 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/X2EF9ZKL0DGC. [Date Accessed].
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