SMAP Validation Experiment 2016 in Manitoba, Canada

PALS plane
SMAPVEX16-MB study site
Field sensor
Soil moisture map
Canola field

Scientific objectives

The SMAPVEX16-MB field campaign is designed within the framework of the SMAP calibration/validation post-launch activities which aim to: (a) verify and improve the performance of the science algorithms, and (b) validate the accuracies of the science data products.

Specific objectives

Details on these objectives can be found here.