SMEX03 Vegetation Data: Alabama
Entry ID: NSIDC-0348

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Abstract: This data set includes data collected over the Soil Moisture Experiment 2003 (SMEX03) area of northern Alabama, USA between 22 June and 1 July 2003. The parameters measured were plant height, plant stand density, phenology, wet biomass, dry biomass, row spacing, and row direction. Data were collected at crop, pasture, and forested sites. Those sites are part of the Alabama MesoNet (ALMNet), which ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 35.16   S: 34.68   E: -85.78   W: -87.07

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Coleman, T., T. Tsegaye, R. Metzl, and M. Schamschula.
Dataset Title: SMEX03 Vegetation Data: Alabama
Dataset Release Date: 2008-09-24
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC DAAC: NASA DAAC at the National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-06-22
Stop Date: 2003-07-01
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Originating Center
Data Center
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Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 67 KB
Distribution Format: Microsoft Excel

Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 22 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Contact Address:
Alabama A&M University
City: Huntsville
Province or State: AL
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-09-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-05-19
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