SnowEx17 Community Snow Pit Measurements, Version 1 (SNEX17_SnowPits)
This is the most recent version of these data.
This data set contains measurements of snow temperature, density, stratigraphy, grain size, wetness, depth, and snow water equivalent (SWE) for snow pits at two study sites in Colorado, USA: Grand Mesa and Senator Beck Basin. Data were collected during the NASA SnowEx 2017 campaign.
SNOW DENSITY SNOW DEPTH SNOW GRAIN SIZE SNOW/ICE TEMPERATURE SNOW STRATIGRAPHY SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT
SNOW DENSITY CUTTER, STEEL MEASURING TAPE, THERMOMETERS, VISUAL OBSERVATIONS
6 February 2017 to 25 February 2017
Spatial Reference System(s):
WGS 84 / UTM zone 12N
WGS 84 / UTM zone 13N
Yellow areas on the map below indicate the spatial coverage for this data set.
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