Technical Summary

Instrument Type

Make

Model

Situation

Open path IRGA – density, CO2, H2O, pressure

LI-COR

LI-7500

20m

3D Sonic anemometer – wind velocities
(u, v, w) – sonic temperature

Campbell

CSAT-3

20m

Net Radiation

Kipp and Zonen

CNR4

20m

Pyranometer

LI-COR

LI-2003S

20m

RBG Cameras

Wingscapes

TimelapseCam 8.0

20m, 2m

Wind speed and direction

RM-Young

Wind Sentry

10m, 2m

Air temperature, Humidity

Vaisala

HMP-45C

2m

Rainfall

Hydrological services

CS7000

8m for tower, 0.6m post

Soil temperature

Thermocouple

10m
from the
tower, 8cm under surface

Soil heat flux plates

Hukseflux

HFP01

10m from the tower, 8cm under surface

Data logger

Campbell

CR-3000

Enclosure at tower base

Extra memory

Campbell

CFM100

Enclosure at tower base

Communications

Maxon

Modmax 3G

Enclosure at tower base

Power supply

Suntech Power

STP085S-12/Bb Monocrystalline

8m from the
tower, 2.5m
post

Power storage

Solar Block

SB Sealed Gel 12V 185Ah

Enclosure at tower base