November 15, 2010 - November 16, 2010


Canadian Meteorological Centre,
Dorval, QC, Canada
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Meeting Agenda (PDF, 80 KB)


Part I: General

1. Welcome Remarks (PDF, 518 KB) (S. Belair)
2. Soil Moisture Active and Passive Mission (PDF, 4.92 MB) (P. O'Neill)
3. The Canadian SMAP Science and Applications Plan (PDF, 1.15 MB) (S. Belair)
4. Implementation and Support of the Canadian Plan (PDF, 799 KB) (M. Bergeron)

Part II: Soil Moisture Program

5. Soil Moisture Monitoring Networks in Saskatchewan and Southern Ontario: Network Validation (PDF, 2.18 MB) (A. Berg)
6. Integration of Field Studies, Modelling, and Remote Sensing for the Prairies (B. Toth)
7. Boreal Ecosystem Research and Monitoring Sites (PDF, 1.29 MB) (A. Walker)
8. Canadian JECAM Site (PDF, 2.2 MB) (H. McNairn)
9. CanEx-SM10: Overview and Current Status (PDF, 3.78 MB) (R. Magagi)
10. AAFC Research Activities in Soil Moisture (PDF, 4.85 MB) (H. McNairn)
11. Soil Moisture Retrieval and Freeze/Thaw Analysis (PDF, 557 KB) (R. Magagi)
12. Soil Moisture Data Assimilation in the Canadian Land Data Assimilation System (CalDAS) (PDF, 2.51 MB) (M. Carrera)

Part III: Freeze/Thaw and Carbon Program

13. SMAP L3_F/T and L4_C Cal-Val Activities (K. McDonald)
14. Overview of Churchill Site and Research at Waterloo (C. Duguay)
15. The Canadian Carbon Program and Fluxnet-Canada (PDF, 1.29 MB) (H. Margolis)
16. Canadian Experiment for Frozen/Thaw Retrieval (PDF, 3.96 MB) (M. Bernier)
17. Carbon Sinks in North American Forests and Coupling of Water and Carbon Cycles at Landscape and Regional Levels (PDF, 3.32 MB) (J. Chen)
18. Ecosystem and Atmosphere Modelling in EC/CRD (PDF, 2.73 MB) (D. Chan)
19. An Integrated System for Soil Moisture, FT, and Vegetation Assimilation, Together With Carbon Modeling (S. Belair)

Part IV: Other Aspects & Wrap-Up

20. Impact Studies, Transfer to CMC-Operations, Data Products, and Outreach (PDF, 832 KB) (S. Belair)

For further information please contact:
Dr. Stephane Belair
Science and Technology Branch
Environment Canada
2121 Trans-canada Highway
Dorval, Quebec H9P 1J3, Canada