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The BOREAS TF-05 team collected tower flux data at the BOREAS Southern Study Area Old Jack Pine (SSA-OJP) site through the growing season of 1994.

A guide document which includes more information about this data set can be found at .

ORNL DAAC maintains information on the entire BOREAS Project.

Data Citation

Cite this data set as follows:

Baldocchi, D., and C. Vogel. 1998. BOREAS TF-05 Tower Flux & Meteorological Data. Data set. Available on-line [] from Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A. doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/364.


Auble, D. L. and T. P. Meyers. 1992. An open path, fast response infrared-absorption gas analyzer for H2O and CO2. Boundary Layer Meteorology. 59:243-256.

Baldocchi, D.D., B.B. Hicks, and T. P. Meyers. 1988. Measuring biosphere-atmosphere exchanges of biologically related gases with micrometeorological methods. Ecology, 69:1331-1340.

Baldocchi, D.D. and C.A. Vogel. 1995. Energy and CO2 flux densities above and below a temperate broad-leaved forest and boreal pine forest, Tree Physiology, Volume 16, March 1995, pp. 5-16.

Baldocchi, D.D., C.A. Vogel and B. Hall. 1997. Seasonal variation of carbon dioxide exchange rates above and below a boreal jack pine forest, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 83: 147-170.

Baldocchi, D.D., C.A. Vogel, and B. Hall. 1997. Seasonal variation of energy and water vapor exchange rates above and below a boreal jack pine forest canopy, Journal of Geophysical Research, BOREAS Special Issue, 102(D24), Dec. 1997, pp. 28939-28952.

Businger, J.A. 1986. Evaluation of the accuracy with which dry deposition can be measured with current micrometeorological techniques. J. Clim. and Appl. Meteorol. 25:1100-1124.

Kaimal, J. C., and J. E. Gaynor. 1991. Another look at sonic thermometry, Boundary Layer Meteorology. 56:401-410.

Kaimal, J. C., J. E. Gaynor, H. A. Zimmerman, and G. A. Zimmerman. 1990. Minimizing flow distortion errors in a sonic anemometer, Boundary Layer Meteorology. 53:103-115.

Monteith, J. L., and M. H. Unsworth. 1990. Principles of Environmental Physics. Edward Arnold, London.

Moore, C. J. 1986. Frequency response corrections for eddy correlation measurements, Boundary Layer Meteorology. 37:17-35.

Schotanus, P., F.T.M. Nieuwstadt, and H.A.R. De Bruin. 1983. Temperature measurement with a sonic anemometer and its application to heat and moisture fluxes. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 26: 81-93.

Sellers, P. and F. Hall. 1994. Boreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study: Experiment Plan. Version 1994-3.0, NASA BOREAS Report (EXPLAN 94).

Sellers, P., F. Hall, and K.F. Huemmrich. 1996. Boreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study: 1994 Operations. NASA BOREAS Report (OPS DOC 94).

Sellers, P., F. Hall, H. Margolis, B. Kelly, D. Baldocchi, G. den Hartog, J. Cihlar, M.G. Ryan, B. Goodison, P. Crill, K.J. Ranson, D. Lettenmaier, and D.E. Wickland. 1995. The boreal ecosystem-atmosphere study (BOREAS): an overview and early results from the 1994 field year. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 76(9):1549-1577.

Wesely, M. L., D. H. Lenschow, and O. T. Denmead. 1989. Flux measurement techniques. In: Global Tropospheric Chemistry - Chemical Fluxes in the Global Atmosphere. D. H. Lenschow and B. B. Hicks (eds.). Report of the Workshop on the Measurements of Surface Exchange and Flux Divergence of Chemical Species in the Global Atmosphere. pp. 31-46. Prepared by the National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO. 107 pp.

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For information on Parameter/Variable Names, Variable Description/Definition, Units of Measurement, and Data File Format see this companion file

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07-Oct-1998 (data set citation revised on 11-Sep-2002)

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