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AirMOSS: L2 Hourly In-Ground Soil Moisture at AirMOSS Sites, 2011-2015
Entry ID: AirMOSS_L2_Inground_Soil_Moist_1416_1


Summary
Abstract: This data set provides level 2 (L2) hourly volumetric (cm3/cm3) soil moisture profiles from in-ground sensors at seven North American sites as part of the Airborne Microwave Observatory of Subcanopy and Subsurface (AirMOSS) project. Three profiles were installed at each site, sampling at seven different depths per profile (2 cm to 80 cm). Initial sampling began at three sites in September 2011 and additional sites were added during 2012 and 2013. All sampling concluded in December 2015. The AirMOSS project used an airborne radar instrument to estimate root-zone soil moisture at 10 study sites across North America. These in-ground soil moisture data were collected to calibrate and validate the AirMOSS data.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 53.92   S: 19.51   E: -72.17   W: -121.56

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Hagimoto, Y., R. Cuenca, and AirMOSS Science Team. 2016. AirMOSS: L2 Hourly In-Ground Soil Moisture at AirMOSS Sites, 2011-2015. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1416
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2011-09-01
Stop Date: 2015-12-31
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15


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