Instruction on precipitation measurements

Download the last version and the previous versions of the Instruction on Precipitation Measurements, including snow depth. This Instruction is based on the following ICOS protocols:

  • Dengel et al. “ICOS protocol for precipitation (rain and snow)”

and published in: under review

The Instruction document can be cited as:
Nicolini, G., & Papale, D. (2017). ICOS Ecosystem Instructions for Precipitation Measurements (Version 20190423). ICOS Ecosystem Thematic Centre.

Instruction document history and download

Version Changes respect to the previous
Added recommendations on the heating system for the tipping bucket in the backup station; clarified that the windshield usage must be communicated using the BADM system.
20190423 Added information about the submission of manual snow depth measurements
20170629 First version

doi: 10.18160/krnz-1g9e

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