MAQU

    Country China
    Stations 27
    Organisation University of Twente, Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC)
    Contact Prof. Bob (Z.) Su
    Website https://www.itc.nl/about-itc/organization/scientific-departments/water-resources/earth-observation-sites/tibetan-plateau-peoples-republic-of-china/
    Official References

    Su, Z., Wen, J., Dente, L., van der Velde, R., Wang, L., Ma, Y., Yang, K., and Hu, Z. 2011, The Tibetan Plateau observatory of plateau scale soil moisture and soil temperature (Tibet-Obs) for quantifying uncertainties in coarse resolution satellite and model products, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 2303–2316, 2011

    Dente, L., Su, Z. & Wen, J. (2012), ‘Validation of smos soil moisture products over the maqu and twente regions’, Sensors 12(8), 9965–9986.

    Variables measured soil moisture
    soil temperature
    Depths of soil moisture measurements 0.05 - 0.05 m
    0.10 - 0.10 m
    0.20 - 0.20 m
    0.40 - 0.40 m
    0.80 - 0.80 m
    Soil Moisture sensors used ECH20 EC-TM
    Data availability from 2008-05-13 to 2019-06-01

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