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SMEX02 Iowa Regional Ground Soil Moisture Data
Entry ID: NSIDC-0182

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Summary
Abstract: The parameters for this data set include gravimetric and volumetric soil moisture, bulk density, and soil temperature. This data set is part of the Soil Moisture Experiment 2002 (SMEX02). The SMEX studies are designed to evaluate, among other things, the accuracy of AMSR-E soil moisture data. This study was conducted during June and July 2002 in the area around Ames, Iowa, USA. Data were ... View entire text
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Description: AMSR-E Validation
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.7   S: 41.7   E: -93.2   W: -93.8

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Jackson, T., M. Cosh, and J. Famiglietti.
Dataset Title: SMEX02 Iowa Regional Ground Soil Moisture Data
Dataset Release Date: 2003-08-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC DAAC: NASA DAAC at the National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/NSIDC-0182
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-06-25
Stop Date: 2002-07-12
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
NSIDC Distributed Active Archive Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/daac/index.html

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 14 to 157 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 301-504-8511
Fax: 301-504-8931
Email: tjackson at hydrolab.arsusda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA ARS Hydrology Lab
104 Bldg. 007
BARC-West
City: Beltsville
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20705
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-08-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-07-07

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