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GAMMA RAY DATA: PECK (FIFE)
Entry ID: FIFE_PECK_GAM

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Summary
Abstract: Airborne soil moisture measurement is based on the difference between natural terrestrial gamma radiation flux measured for comparatively wet and dry soils. The presence of moisture in the soil causes an effective increase in the soil density resulting in an increased attenuation of the gamma flux for relatively wet soil and a correspondingly lower flux at the ground surface. As part of the FIFE ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 39.12   S: 38.97   E: -96.48   W: -96.62

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: CARROLL, T.R.PECK, E.L.
Dataset Title: GAMMA RAY DATA: PECK (FIFE)
Dataset Release Date: 1994
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/#fq=fileID:37
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-06-03
Stop Date: 1989-08-10
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
THE OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY (ORNL) DISTRIBUTED ACTIVE ARCHIVE CENTER (DAAC) Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://daac.ornl.gov/
Dataset ID: 37

Data Center Personnel
Name: ORNL DAAC USER SERVICES OFFICE
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
Contact Address:
ORNL DAAC User Services Office
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1994-07-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-03-09


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