Barro Colorado Island, Clearing_Potential Evapotranspiration

2020-02-12T18:08:59Z (GMT) by Steven Paton
Barro Colorado Island (BCI), Clearing ('El Claro')
Location: 9°9'47.21"N, 79°50'17.64"W

Manual potential evapotranspiration measured using ETGages
Recorded 3-5 per week

The Clearing is a small, open area surrounded by forest and some buildings. Station established in 1972. Consists of a Stevenson screen with max/min thermometers and air pressure sensor. Temperature/humidity sensor, rain gauge and evaporation sensors are located at various locations around the screen.