Data Set ID: 
NSIDC-0185

SMEX02 Soil Moisture and Temperature Profiles, Walnut Creek, Iowa, Version 1

This data set contains rainfall, soil moisture, and soil temperature data collected for the Soil Moisture Experiment 2002 (SMEX02).

This is the most recent version of these data.

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Parameter(s):
  • PRECIPITATION > PRECIPITATION AMOUNT
  • PRECIPITATION > LIQUID PRECIPITATION > RAIN
  • SOILS > SOIL MOISTURE/WATER CONTENT
  • SOILS > SOIL TEMPERATURE
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII
  • Excel
Spatial Coverage:
N: 41.992, 
S: 41.934, 
E: -93.529, 
W: -93.664
Platform(s):FIELD SURVEYS
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):RAIN GAUGES, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE
Temporal Coverage:
  • 23 June 2002 to 23 July 2002
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Charles Laymon, William Crosson

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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.

Crosson, W. and C. Laymon. 2003. SMEX02 Soil Moisture and Temperature Profiles, Walnut Creek, Iowa, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/J98J79QGJROA. [Date Accessed].

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