Agrometeorology Laboratory at Agricultural Research and Development Center

Overview

The Agrometeorology Laboratory is field facility located at the University Agricultural Research and Development Center (ARDC) near Mead, Nebraska, approximately 30 miles north of Lincoln.

Location

Institutional Affiliation

School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Contacts

School of Natural Resources
3310 Holdrege Street
University of Nebraska
Lincoln, NE 68583-0982
(402) 472-2168

Research

This laboratory houses equipment for measuring carbon, water, and energy fluxes. Sensors are tested here in preparation for use at various field study sites, including the Carbon Sequestration Research Facility. Measuring stations for the National Atmospheric Deposition Program (NADP) for both atmospheric and mercury deposition and the USDA UV-B Monitoring Network are located at the lab. The High Plains Regional Climate Center has one Automated Weather Data Network (AWDN) station located and the lab and several other within 3 miles of the lab.

Agmeteorolgoy Lab Instrument Array

Climate Data

See historical climate data from the nearest weather station at Mead, ARDC, Nebraska.