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Microclimate measurement, HOBO stations at permanent plots, sites

Publication date: 2005


  • Chris Martin, Arizona State University
  • Diane Hope, Arizona State University
  • Nancy Grimm, Arizona State University
  • Anthony Brazel, Department of Geography, Arizona State University


HOBO micromet station are located at the three permanent plots, presidents house, desert botanical garden, and community services building. All stations are equiped with temperature, humidity, and PAR sensors. The station at the DBG is part of an experimental setup in which different watering regimes are tested. At the presidents house soil temperatures and moisture is measured at 3 depth. At the community services building soil temperature and moisture are measured at the same depth under a shrub, in a swale and a slope.


Temporal Coverage:

2001-01-26 to 2005-01-01

Geographic Coverage:

Geographic Description: Stations are located close to Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
Bounding Coordinates:
Longitude:-111.9406 to -111.9358
Latitude:33.464731 to 33.402169


Information Manager, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, 
Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, POB 875402,TEMPE

Data Files (1) :

Spatial Vector: micrometStations

Horizontal Coordinate System:WGS_1984_UTM_Zone_12N
Geometry Type: Point

Column Description Type Units
FID Internal feature number.
Shape Feature geometry.
lat latitude in decimal degrees
double degree
long longitude in decimal degrees
float degree
id Site id as used in database

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