All posts by Lukas Hörtnagl

Short Report – QA/QC Meeting Jan 2023

Meeting Date: 12 Jan 2023   News The RDS now has access to the database. This means that we now have a shared working environment where we can run Jupyter notebooks. On the RDS, there is now a new notebook that helps in creating Level-2 fluxes (Quality flag expansion). For . . . Read more

New Page: FLUXNET Variable Codes

The new page FLUXNET Variable Codes gives an overview of variables in the FLUXNET FULLSET half-hourly data product. All variables are collected together with their units and description in a searchable table.

Short Report – QA/QC Meeting Nov 2022

Meeting Date: 17 Nov 2022   News Meteoswiss stations: (TODO for SRPs) We need to search for the stations closest to our field sites that could be used for backup meteo data in case of data gaps and to cross-check our precipitation measurements. CH-AWS: Samedan, Bergün / Latsch CH-CHA: Cham, . . . Read more

Short Report – QA/QC Meeting Oct 2022

Meeting Date: 12 Oct 2022   Talking Points FluxCoffee: separate meetings to discuss data related issues, e.g. flux processing, started and will continue to take place, next meeting will be longer 2-3h. MeteoScreening using Jupyter notebooks is working, but currently the SRPs cannot use it due to security related issues. . . . Read more

CH-OE2: Updated Management Info

The management info for CH-OE2 has been updated and now includes management until Aug 2022. Info can be downloaded as an Excel file from this page: Site Info (CH-OE2)  

Short Report – QA/QC Meeting Sep 2022

Meeting Date: 8 Sep 2022   Talking Points Checking fluxes from CH-LAE during the heatwave campaign Checking recent fluxes from other stations   General Info If you are (Tech-)SRP, please attend QA/QC meetings or tell LH if you can’t, needed for planning of the meetings. SRP & Tech-SRP: please prepare . . . Read more

New Page: Database

The newly added page Database gives information about the database that is used to store data. This page will be updated with more information in the future.

Short Report – QA/QC Meeting June 2022

Meeting Date: 30 June 2022   Talking Points Update on the database: The database and Grafana are both accessible directly from the ETH network (now confirmed), or with hest2 VPN from outside (also confirmed). Please contact LH for your Grafana QuickViews. The FLUXNET Warm Winter 2020 dataset is now available . . . Read more

Short Report – QA/QC Meeting May 2022

Meeting Date: 25 May 2022   Talking Points Checking recent fluxes from our stations Some site scripts on the RDS need an update, please contact LH. Still open: CH-OE2 The folder P:\Flux\RDS_calculations is a temporary folder. Please move Level-0 flux calculations (preliminary fluxes) to the Level-0 folder on gl-processing. For . . . Read more

Short Report – QA/QC Meeting II Mar 2022

Meeting Date: 31 Mar 2022   Talking Points Checking recent fluxes from our stations Some site scripts on the RDS need an update, please contact LH. Still open: CH-CHA, CH-OE2 Updated dataset CH-DAV FP2021.2: There was an issue with VPD on some days in July 2020, is now fixed. This . . . Read more

Short Report – QA/QC Meeting Mar 2022

Meeting Date: 03 Mar 2022   Talking Points Checking recent fluxes from our stations Some site scripts on the RDS need an update, please contact LH. Still open: CH-CHA, CH-OE2 New dataset is now available: FLUXNET Warm Winter 2020 Collection Data for our sites are also available on the grasslandserver . . . Read more

Now Available: FLUXNET Warm Winter 2020 Collection

The new European FLUXNET dataset is now available! The full dataset comprises flux data until 2020 from 73 eddy covariance stations, including 6 Swiss sites, and is released under the CC BY 4.0 license. Description and download link for the full dataset can be found here: Warm Winter 2020 ecosystem . . . Read more