Installation of access tubes and calibration of neutron moisture probes

Eeles, C. W. O.. 1969 Installation of access tubes and calibration of neutron moisture probes. Wallingford, Institute of Hydrology, 13pp. (IH Report No.7) (Unpublished)

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The neutron back-scattering method has very great advantages in the determination of soil moisture content. The results obtained, however, can be easily rendered invalid by faulty calibration method and incorrect installation of access tubes. This report describes the routine method developed at the Institute in an attempt to overcome these problems

Item Type: Publication - Report
Programmes: CEH Programmes pre-2009 publications > Other
UKCEH and CEH Sections/Science Areas: _ Pre-2000 sections
Additional Pages: 7
Funders/Sponsors: NERC
Additional Information. Not used in RCUK Gateway to Research.: scanned legacy working document
Additional Keywords: instrumentation, neutron probes, soil water
NORA Subject Terms: Ecology and Environment
Electronics, Engineering and Technology
Date made live: 13 Jan 2009 12:01 +0 (UTC)

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