Nearly four decades of soil moisture data now available

ESA reports on the availability of a harmonized soil moisture data set dating back to 1978, giving a long-term view of global soil moisture, as well as variations and trends in the water cycle. The data set was developed under the soil moisture project of ESA’s Climate Change Initiative, in which our department is a partner.

Read more on ESA's news article or the project website.

Category: Remote Sensing, CLIMERS

August 2017 soil moisture anomalies in Italy. © C3S/ECMWF/TU Wien/VanderSat/EODC/AWST/Soil Moisture CCI