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BOREAS HYD-04 Areal Snow Course Survey Data

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Data setBOREAS HYD-04 Areal Snow Course Survey Data
Release date1999-01-30
ProjectBoreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study
Time Period1994-02-03


Contains the areal snow survey data collected by HYD-04. The flight line numbers that are included correspond to the flight lines from HYD-06 measurements.


Data set reference document


Metcalfe, J.R., B.E. Goodison, and A.P. Walker. 1998. BOREAS HYD-04 Areal Snow Course Survey Data. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.
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Boreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study: The Boreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study was a large-scale international interdisciplinary experiment in the boreal forests of central Canada. Its focus was improving our understanding of the exchanges of radiative energy, sensible heat, water, CO2 and trace gases between the boreal forest and the lower atmosphere. A primary objective of BOREAS was to collect the data needed to improve computer simulation models of the important processes controlling these exchanges so that scientists can anticipate the effects of global change, principally altered temperature and precipitation patterns, on the biome.

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Boreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study has 3 available companion files.
  • two_d_ref.txt
  • site_ref.txt

Companion Files

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  • HYD04_Areal_Snow.pdf
  • HYD04_Areal_Snow.txt
  • HYD04_Areal_Snow.doc
  • h04assd.def

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
hyd04_areal_snow_surveys.dat 12.1 KB 1994-02-03 - 1994-03-10

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