News from the fifth Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAPEx-5) field campaign, carried out in Yanco, NSW, Australia from 6-28 September 2015.
This field experiment is part of the CalVal activities for the NASA SMAP mission, launched on January 31st, 2015. Check-out our other campaigns on www.smapex.monash.edu
Wednesday, 16 September 2015
First day with the team
Had my first day in the field today, doing vegetation sampling with Team A. After a bit of morning clouds, we had some fantastic weather! From red soils to open ranges, the land sure reminded me of some spots in central Texas!