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BOREAS RSS-17 STEM, SOIL, AND AIR TEMPERATURE DATAEntry ID: BOREAS_RS7SSATD
Abstract: The BOREAS RSS-17 team collected several data sets in support of its research in monitoring and analyzing environmental and phenological states using radar data. This data set consists of tree bole and soil temperature measurements from various BOREAS flux tower sites. Temperatures were measured with thermistors implanted in the hydroconductive tissue of the trunks of several trees at each site and at various depths in the soil. Data were stored on a data logger at intervals of either 1 or 2 hours. The majority of the data were acquired between early 1994 and early 1995. The primary product of this data set is the diurnal stem temperature measurements acquired for selected trees at five BOREAS tower sites.
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Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: MCDONALD, K.WAY, J.ZIMMERMANN, R.
Dataset Title: BOREAS RSS-17 STEM, SOIL, AND AIR TEMPERATURE DATA
Dataset Release Date: 1999
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Dataset DOI: doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/302Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=302&term2attribut...
Start Date: 1993-10-25Stop Date: 1995-04-26
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: kmcdonald2 at ccny.cuny.edu
CUNY Environmental Crossroads Initiative and CREST Institute The City College of New York, City University of New York MR 925, 160 Convent Ave. & W. 138th St.
City: New York
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10031
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
ORNL DAAC User Services Office Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-01-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-08-22