Instruction on eddy covariance turbulent flux raw data format

Download the last version and the previous versions of the Instruction on Eddy Covariance Turbulent Flux Raw Data Format where the characteristics of the files and required metadata are described.


The Instruction document can be cited as:
Sabbatini, S., & Papale, D. (2017). ICOS Ecosystem Instructions for Raw Data Format for CO2 Eddy Covariance Measurements (Version 20180419). ICOS Ecosystem Thematic Centre.

Instruction document history and download

Version Changes respect to the previous
Added a special case when an external pump is used. Added in Table 1a and 1b the correspondence between ICOS labels and LI-COR software. Clarified that the non-ICOS variables are stored but not processed.
20180419 Removed from the list of the optional variables (Table 1B) SOS and FLOW_PRESSDROP because can not be collected.
20171020 Corrected an error in the units of the GA Diagnostic.
20171013 Changed file name structure requiring 2 digits for logger and file ID. Clarified how to submit TIMESTAMP and missing values. Clarified the header format.
20170508 First version

doi: 10.18160/v5jt-9f66

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