Bigfoot Field Manual, Version 2.1

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The BigFoot Project is funded by the Earth Science Enterprise to collect and organize data to be used in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Earth Observing System (EOS) Validation Program. The data collected by the BigFoot Project are unique in being ground-based observations coincident with satellite overpasses. In addition to collecting data, the BigFoot project will develop and test new algorithms for scaling point measurements to the same spatial scales as the EOS satellite products. This BigFoot Field Manual will be used to achieve completeness and consistency of data collected at four initial BigFoot sites and at future sites ... continued below

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Campbell, J.L.; Burrows, S.; Gower, S.T. & Cohen, W.B. September 1, 1999.

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The BigFoot Project is funded by the Earth Science Enterprise to collect and organize data to be used in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Earth Observing System (EOS) Validation Program. The data collected by the BigFoot Project are unique in being ground-based observations coincident with satellite overpasses. In addition to collecting data, the BigFoot project will develop and test new algorithms for scaling point measurements to the same spatial scales as the EOS satellite products. This BigFoot Field Manual will be used to achieve completeness and consistency of data collected at four initial BigFoot sites and at future sites that may collect similar validation data. Therefore, validation datasets submitted to the Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center that have been compiled in a manner consistent with the field manual will be especially valuable in the validation program.

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  • Report No.: ORNL/TM-1999/216
  • Grant Number: AC05-96OR22464
  • DOI: 10.2172/13418 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 13418
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc622844

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Campbell, J.L.; Burrows, S.; Gower, S.T. & Cohen, W.B. Bigfoot Field Manual, Version 2.1, report, September 1, 1999; Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc622844/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.