[1670] - The integrated water balance and soil data set of the Rollesbroich hydrological observatory

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Qu, W., Bogena, H., Huisman, J. A., Schmidt, M., Kunkel, R., Schiedung, H., Schilling, B., Sorg, J., Vereecken, H., 2016. The integrated water balance and soil data set of the Rollesbroich hydrological observatory. Earth System Science Data, 517 - 529. DOI: 10.5194/essd-8-517-2016.
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Title(s):Main Title: The integrated water balance and soil data set of the Rollesbroich hydrological observatory
Description(s):Abstract: The Rollesbroich headwater catchment located in western Germany is a densely instrumented hydrological observatory and part of the TERENO (Terrestrial Environmental Observatories) initiative. The measurements acquired in this observatory present a comprehensive data set that contains key hydrological fluxes in addition to important hydrological states and properties. Meteorological data (i.e., precipitation, air temperature, air humidity, radiation components, and wind speed) are continuously recorded and actual evapotranspiration is measured using the eddy covariance technique. Runoff is measured at the catchment outlet with a gauging station. In addition, spatiotemporal variations in soil water content and temperature are measured at high resolution with a wireless sensor network (SoilNet). Soil physical properties were determined using standard laboratory procedures from samples taken at a large number of locations in the catchment. This comprehensive data set can be used to validate remote sensing retrievals and hydrological models, to improve the understanding of spatial temporal dynamics of soil water content, to optimize data assimilation and inverse techniques for hydrological models, and to develop upscaling and downscaling procedures of soil water content information. The complete data set is freely available online (http://www.tereno.net, doi:10.5880/TERENO.2016.001, doi:10.5880/TERENO.2016.004, doi:10.5880/TERENO.2016.003) and additionally referenced by three persistent identifiers securing the long-term data and metadata availability.
Identifier(s):DOI: 10.5194/essd-8-517-2016
Citation Advice:Qu, W., Bogena, H. R., Huisman, J. A., Schmidt, M., Kunkel, R., Weuthen, A., Schiedung, H., Schilling, B., Sorg, J., and Vereecken, H.: The integrated water balance and soil data set of the Rollesbroich hydrological observatory, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 8, 517-529, doi:10.5194/essd-8-517-2016, 2016.
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Creator(s):Author: Wie Qu
Author: Heye Bogena
Author: Johan A. Huisman
Author: Marius Schmidt
Author: Ralf Kunkel
Author: Henning Schiedung
Author: Bernd Schilling
Author: Jürgen Sorg
Author: Harry Vereecken
Publisher:Copernicus Publications
Topic
TR32 Topic:Soil
Related Sub-project(s):C1
Subject(s):CRC/TR32 Keywords: Hydrological Modelling
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File Name:Qu2016.pdf
Data Type:Text
File Size:4789 kB (4.677 MB)
Date(s):Available: 2016-10-20
Mime Type:application/pdf
Data Format:PDF
Language:English
Status:Completed
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Licence:TR32DB Data policy agreement
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Measurement Region:Germany
Measurement Location:--Germany--
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Status:Published
Review:PeerReview
Year:2016
Type:Article
Article Type:Journal
Source:Earth System Science Data
Page Range:517 - 529
Metadata Details
Metadata Creator:Michael Stockinger
Metadata Created:2017-05-31
Metadata Last Updated:2017-05-31
Subproject:C1
Funding Phase:2
Metadata Language:English
Metadata Version:V41
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