The first ISLSCP field experiment (FIFE)

TitleThe first ISLSCP field experiment (FIFE)
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1988
AuthorsSellers, PJ, Hall, FG, Asrar, GA, Strebel, DE, Murphy, RE
JournalBulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Pagination22 -27
Accession NumberKNZ00207

The International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project (ISLSCP) was initiated to address the research problems associated with interpretation and exploitation of satellite data over the earth's land surface. As the project developed, it was recognized that these objectives could not be attained unless there was also a clearer understanding of the biological controls acting on land-surface-atmosphere fluxes