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An analysis of spatiotemporal variations of soil and vegetation moisture from a 29-year satellite-derived data set over mainland Australia

Liu, Yi Y.; Van Dijk, Albert; de Jeu, Richard A.M.; Holmes, Thomas R.H.

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The spatiotemporal behavior of soil and vegetation moisture over mainland Australia was analyzed using passive microwave observations by four satellites going back to late 1978. Differences in measurement specifications prevented merging the data directly. A continuous product was developed for Australia by scaling percentiles of the cumulative moisture distribution within each grid cell to the percentiles of a reference sensor. The coefficient of correlation and root-mean-square error between...[Show more]

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Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/80102
Source: Water Resources Research
DOI: 10.1029/2008WR007187

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