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 AFM-03 Electra 1994 Aircraft Flux and Moving Window DataData Set: BOREAS AFM-03 Electra 1994 Aircraft Flux and Moving Window Data
Measurements of the fluxes of momentum, sensible and latent heat, carbon dioxide, and ozone over the entire BOREAS region to tie together measurements made in both the SSA and the NSA.
Detailed Documentation: Data Set Reference Document
Lenschow, D. H. 2000. BOREAS AFM-03 Electra 1994 Aircraft Flux and Moving Window Data. 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/495
Publications:Publications Using This Data Set
Data Set Files:Download Data Set Files: (2.8 MBytes in 2 Files)
All Data Taken At Latitude: 56.25N To 53.42N, Longitude: 97.23W To 106.32W
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