SOIL MOISTURE GRAVIMETRIC DATA (FIFE)Entry ID: FIFE_SM_GRAV
Abstract: The gravimetrical soil moisture data were collected from many stations spread over the FIFE study area. These data were collected to characterize the spatial and temporal patterns of moisture content of the soils over this area during and between the FIFE Intensive Field Campaigns. The aim of the FIFE soil moisture work was to characterize spatial and temporal patterns of soil moisture at the FIFE ... site, to validate and calibrate remote sensing measurements of soil water, and to evaluate alternative methods of measuring soil moisture both from the air and on the ground. A further goal was to develop techniques for comparing point and spatially continuous measurements of soil moisture. The FIFE soil moisture research was designed to advance the technology for characterizing soil moisture and contribute useful data to other FIFE investigations.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: HARBERS, G.KSU STAFF SCIENCENELSON, A.K.
Dataset Title: SOIL MOISTURE GRAVIMETRIC DATA (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
Dataset DOI: doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/110Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=110&term2attribut...
Start Date: 1987-05-20Stop Date: 1989-10-31
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (913) 228-7272
Email: gharber at griffin.uga.edu
Univ. of Georgia Dept. of Agronomy
Province or State: GA
Postal Code: 30223
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: 1994-07-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-05-20