Project: Boreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere StudyProject: 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. Boreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study has available 3 companion files.
Data Set: BOREAS RSS-12 Airborne Tracking Sunphotometer Measurements (C-130)Data Set: BOREAS RSS-12 Airborne Tracking Sunphotometer Measurements (C-130)
Contains measurements from the airborne auto tracking sun photometers on board the NASA Ames C-130 aircraft, operated by RSS12 (Wrigley).
Detailed Documentation: Data Set Reference Document
Wrigley, R. C., 1998. BOREAS RSS-12 Airborne Tracking Sunphotometer Measurements (C-130). Data set. Available on-line [http://www.daac.ornl.gov] from Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A. doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/298
Data Set Files:Download Data Set Files: (48.4 MBytes in 1 File)
All Data Taken At Latitude: 56.33N To 52.94N, Longitude: 97.38W To 106.75W
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