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Aerosol Optical Thickness Measurements During the Forest Ecosystem Dynamics - Multisensor Aircraft Campaign

Abstract: Forest Ecosystem Dynamics Multisensor Airborne Campaign (FED MAC):
Aerosol Optical Thickness

The Biospheric Sciences Branch (formerly Earth Resources Branch)
within the Laboratory for Terrestrial Physics at NASA's Goddard Space
Flight Center and associated University investigators are involved in
a research program entitled Forest Ecosystem Dynamics (FED) which ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.0   S: 45.0   E: -68.0   W: -68.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Brian Markham
Dataset Title: Aerosol Optical Thickness
Dataset Series Name: FED MAC Home Page
Dataset Release Place: NASA/GSFC
Dataset Publisher: NASA/GSFC
Data Presentation Form: ASCII Tables
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-09-08
Stop Date: 1990-09-15
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Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Forest Ecosystem Dynamics Project, Biospheric Sciences Branch, Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences Laboratory, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: bruce.cook at
Contact Address:
Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 614.4
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution Media: WWW
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: Free
Email: Brian.L.Markham at
Contact Address:
Goddard Space Flight Center
Code 614.4
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Walthall, C.L., M. Kim, D.L. Williams, B.W. Meeson, P.A. Agbu,
J.A. Newcomer, and E.L. Levine, 1993. Data sets for modeling: a
retrospective collection of bidirectional reflectance and forest
ecosystem dynamics multisensor aircraft campaign data sets. Remote
Sensing of Environment; 46:340-346.

Halthore, R.N., and B.L. Markham. 1992. Overview of Atmospheric
Correction and radiometric calibration efforts during FIFE. J.
Geophys. Res. 97:18731-18742.
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