USCRN

    Country USA
    Stations 115
    Organisation National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration / National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service (NOAA/NESDIS) National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI)
    Contacts Michael A. Palecki
    Website https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/access/crn/
    Official References

    Bell, J. E., M. A. Palecki, C. B. Baker, W. G. Collins, J. H. Lawrimore, R. D. Leeper, M. E. Hall, J. Kochendorfer, T. P. Meyers, T. Wilson, and H. J. Diamond. 2013: U.S. Climate Reference Network soil moisture and temperature observations. J. Hydrometeorol., 14, 977-988, https://doi.org/10.1175/JHM-D-12-0146.1;

    Variables measured surface temperature
    precipitation
    soil temperature
    air temperature
    soil moisture
    Depths of soil moisture measurements 0.05 - 0.05 m
    0.10 - 0.10 m
    0.20 - 0.20 m
    0.50 - 0.50 m
    1.00 - 1.00 m
    Soil Moisture sensors used Stevens Hydraprobe II Sdi-12
    Data availability from 2000-11-15 to 2024-05-21

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