Monday, 28 September 2015

All good things must come to an end

After a long 3-weeks of tireless work it is time to celebrate and go home. A good time was had by all, and an amazing data set has been collected.

Saturday, 26 September 2015

Friday, 25 September 2015

New participant joined - The UAV

Operated by James and Scott, the UAV flew over the YB5 area with a camera mounted to map the ground conditions at high resolution.

Xiaoling Wu

Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Canola sampling

Team B is hard at work making structural measurements of a canola field. This will be important data for radar interpretation. Repeat monitoring at a range of fields and sites within fields gives insight to the temporal evolution of the vegetation properties.


Friday, 18 September 2015

Wet spots persist

While there is a nice drydown underway and expected to persist, the H-pol brightness temperatures from Flight 4 of the campaign show that ponding is likely to persist throughout the experiment in some parts of the study area.

Jeffrey Walker

Thursday, 17 September 2015

Long day

Long day for Captain Jeff. Great views from the cockpit.