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SAFARI 2000 Micro-Pulse Lidar Cloud and Aerosol Data, Dry Season 2000
Entry ID: s2k_mpl_715_1


Summary
Abstract: Two Micro-Pulse Lidar (MPL) systems were deployed to Africa for the SAFARI 2000 experiment. One MPL was set up in Mongu, Zambia, and the other was set up in Skukuza, South Africa. The primary focus of MPL work during SAFARI was to study the vertical distribution and optical properties of smoke from biomass burning in the region.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -23.59   S: -25.5   E: 33.12   W: 30.76

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Welton, J., J. Spinhirne, and J. Campbell. 2000. SAFARI 2000 Micro-Pulse Lidar Cloud and Aerosol Data, Dry Season 2000. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/715
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-08-16
Stop Date: 2000-09-24
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15


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