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SMEX02 Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) Station 2031, Ames, Iowa
Entry ID: NSIDC-0142

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Abstract: This work is part of the Soil Moisture Experiment (SMEX) project. This data set provides data from various sensors on the Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) station number 2031, located near Ames, Iowa, USA. The data include: hourly and daily recordings of precipitation, air temperature, solar radiation, wind speed, relative humidity, soil moisture, and soil temperature. The station houses ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.1   S: 42.1   E: -93.85   W: -93.85

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Jackson, T.
Dataset Title: SMEX02 Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) Station 2031, Ames, Iowa
Dataset Release Date: 2003-07-30
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC DAAC: NASA DAAC at the National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-06-01
Stop Date: 2002-08-31
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
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Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 385 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Phone: 301-504-8511
Fax: 301-504-8931
Email: tjackson at
Contact Address:
USDA ARS Hydrology Lab
104 Bldg. 007
City: Beltsville
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20705
Country: USA
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Soil Climate Analysis (SCAN) site:
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-07-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-07-07

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