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Connecting Land–Atmosphere Interactions to Surface Heterogeneity in CHEESEHEAD19

Butterworth, Brian J.; Desai, Ankur R.; Townsend, Philip A.; Petty, Grant W.; Andresen, Christian G.; Bertram, Timothy H.; Kruger, Eric L.; Mineau, James K.; Olson, Erik R.; Paleri, Sreenath; Pertzborn, Rosalyn A.; Pettersen, Claire; Stoy, Paul C.; Thom, Jonathan E.; Vermeuel, Michael P.; Wagner, Timothy J.; Wright, Daniel B.; Zheng, Ting; Metzger, Stefan; ... mehr


The Chequamegon Heterogeneous Ecosystem Energy-Balance Study Enabled by a High-Density Extensive Array of Detectors 2019 (CHEESEHEAD19) is an ongoing National Science Foundation project based on an intensive field campaign that occurred from June to October 2019. The purpose of the study is to examine how the atmospheric boundary layer (ABL) responds to spatial heterogeneity in surface energy fluxes. One of the main objectives is to test whether lack of energy balance closure measured by eddy covariance (EC) towers is related to mesoscale atmospheric processes. Finally, the project evaluates data-driven methods for scaling surface energy fluxes, with the aim to improve model–data comparison and integration. To address these questions, an extensive suite of ground, tower, profiling, and airborne instrumentation was deployed over a 10 km × 10 km domain of a heterogeneous forest ecosystem in the Chequamegon–Nicolet National Forest in northern Wisconsin, United States, centered on an existing 447-m tower that anchors an AmeriFlux/NOAA supersite (US-PFa/WLEF). The project deployed one of the world’s highest-density networks of above-canopy EC measurements of surface energy fluxes. ... mehr

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DOI: 10.5445/IR/1000135349
Veröffentlicht am 14.07.2021
DOI: 10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0346.1
Zitationen: 16
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Zugehörige Institution(en) am KIT Institut für Meteorologie und Klimaforschung – Atmosphärische Umweltforschung (IMK-IFU)
Publikationstyp Zeitschriftenaufsatz
Publikationsdatum 01.02.2021
Sprache Englisch
Identifikator ISSN: 0003-0007, 1520-0477
KITopen-ID: 1000135349
HGF-Programm 12.11.11 (POF IV, LK 01) Urban Climate and Air Quality
Erschienen in Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Verlag American Meteorological Society
Band 102
Heft 2
Seiten E421–E445
Nachgewiesen in Dimensions
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