*Update: Discussion extended to Nov. 8, 2015
The manuscript, “Designing a Suite of Measurements to Understand the Critical Zone,” by Brantley et al., which details the methodology behind scaling up from measuring “everything everywhere” at Shale Hills to measuring “only what we need” over the greater Shavers Creek watershed, is now available for online public discussion at the journal Earth Surface Dynamics. The online discussion is open until November 8 2015, and is available at the following link, along with the manuscript and supplementary material:
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