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BOREAS HYD-06 Moss/Humus Moisture Data

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Data setBOREAS HYD-06 Moss/Humus Moisture Data
Release date1999-01-30
ProjectBoreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study
Time Period1993-09-09 to 1994-09-05


This table contains the measurements of water content of the moss/humus layer 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 Moss/Humus 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.

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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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  • HYD06_GRNDMH.doc
  • HYD06_GRNDMH.txt
  • h06grmsd.def
  • HYD06_GRNDMH.pdf

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
hyd06_grnd_moss_moist.dat 22.2 KB 1993-09-09 - 1994-09-05

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