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SMEX04 Soil Characteristics Data: Arizona, Version 1

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The SMEX04 Soil Characteristics data set contains data for Arizona, USA as part of the 2004 Soil Moisture Experiment (SMEX04). The original data were extracted from a multi-layer soil characteristics database for the conterminous United States and generated using Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) ArcMap software for the regional study area.

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Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 32.1, S: 31.4, E: -109.7, W: -110.3

Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
Temporal Coverage Not specified
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
  • Soils > Soil Bulk Density
  • Soils > Soil Classification
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Soils > Soil Porosity
  • Soils > Soil Texture
  • Topography > Terrain Elevation
Sensor(s): Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
Data Contributor(s): Michael Cosh, William White

Data Citation

As a condition of using this data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Cosh, M. and W. A. White. 2009. SMEX04 Soil Characteristics Data: Arizona, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. [Date Accessed].

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