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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0454

SMEX05 Soil Moisture Network Data: Iowa, 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 contains soil moisture network data collected over the Soil Moisture Experiment 2005 (SMEX05) area of Iowa, USA.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 42.44194, S: 41.96679, E: -93.29113, W: -93.59537

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 10 June 2005 to 3 July 2005
Temporal Resolution: 1 hour
Parameter(s):
  • Soils > Hydraulic Conductivity
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Soils > Soil Salinity/Soil Sodicity
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
Platform(s) GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE
Data Format(s):
  • Microsoft Excel
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Michael Cosh

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.

Cosh, M. 2010. SMEX05 Soil Moisture Network Data: Iowa, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/0YKZ96X6NIZJ. [Date Accessed].
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