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BOREAS HYD-06 Ground Gravimetric Soil Moisture Data

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Data setBOREAS HYD-06 Ground Gravimetric Soil Moisture Data
Release date1999-01-30
ProjectBoreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study
Time Period1993-09-08 to 1994-09-05


Contains the measurements of soil moisture that were made at various sites on the ground by HYD-06.


Data set reference document


Peck, E.L., and T.R. Carroll. 1998. BOREAS HYD-06 Ground Gravimetric Soil Moisture 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.

Project data set list for Boreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study.

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

Companion Files

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  • HYD06_GRNDSM.txt
  • h06grsmd.def
  • HYD06_GRNDSM.pdf
  • HYD06_GRNDSM.doc

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
hyd06_grnd_soil_moist.dat 205.0 KB 1993-09-08 - 1994-09-05

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