Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union

Measuring soil moisture

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Abstract

Methods of Measuring Soil Moisture, IFYGL Technical Manual Series No. 1, by Richard G. Wilson is published by the Canadian National Committee for the IHD, Joseph MacDowall, Managing Editor, 1971. This 20-page review covers briefly the principal methods of measuring soil water. Starting with the most simple and progressing to the more complex, it discusses the measurement of soil water content, soil water potential or suction, and, very briefly, soil water movement.

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