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NSIDC-0379

SMEX03 ALMNet and SCAN Soil Moisture Data: Alabama, Version 1

Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support for this data set may be limited.

This data set includes soil moisture data collected at crop, pasture, and forested sites located within the Alabama MesoNet (ALMNet) network.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 35.16, S: 34.68, E: -85.78, W: -87.08

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 June 2003 to 15 July 2003
Temporal Resolution: 15 minute, 1 hour
Parameter(s):
  • Precipitation > Precipitation Amount
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
Platform(s) GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): DIELECTRIC PROBE, RAIN GAUGES, THERMISTORS
Data Format(s):
  • Microsoft Excel
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Tommy Coleman, Teferi Tsegaye, Robert Metzl, Marius Schamschula

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.

Coleman, T., T. Tsegaye, R. Metzl, and M. Schamschula. 2009. SMEX03 ALMNet and SCAN Soil Moisture Data: Alabama, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/1WJ3UHP5YT3L. [Date Accessed].
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