Accession Number : AD0282133

Title :   INVESTIGATION OF ENERGY AND MASS TRANSFERS NEAR THE GROUND INCLUDING THE INFLUENCES OF THE SOIL-PLANT-ATMOSPHERE SYSTEM.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. no. 2, 15 Dec 60-14 Dec 61,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV DAVIS

Report Date : FEB 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 190

Abstract : Results are presented of measurements of the evaporative heat flux at the surface and four meters. The relation of the evapotranspiration to net radiation and its change with distance from the leading edge of an irrigated plot is treated. Results of laboratory experiments of water movement in plants and soils are also discussed.

Descriptors :   (*MICROMETEOROLOGY), (*EVAPOTRANSPIRATION), (*SOILS), MASS ENERGY TRANSFER, ENERGY, PLANTS, HEAT TRANSFER, ATMOSPHERES, ECOLOGY, MEASUREMENT, MOISTURE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE