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Agrometeorological warning monitoring and forescasting system for São Paulo State with emphasis on environmental quality

Grant number: 01/13943-3
Support type:Research Grants - São Paulo State Integrated Hydrometeorology System - Sihesp
Duration: October 01, 2004 - July 31, 2007
Field of knowledge:Agronomical Sciences - Agronomy - Agricultural Meteorology
Principal Investigator:Orivaldo Brunini
Grantee:Orivaldo Brunini
Home Institution: Instituto Agronômico (IAC). Agência Paulista de Tecnologia dos Agronegócios (APTA). Secretaria de Agricultura e Abastecimento (São Paulo - Estado). Campinas , SP, Brazil


The main scope of this research project is to establish a Regional Automated Weather Stations Network based on 120 AWS (Automatic Weather Station), a Satellite Antena and 2 water quality system. The major framework is to provide to research and teaching institutions with reliable weather information's. To support the scope AWS network some research projects will be carried on and a Regional Agrometeorological System will be installed in São Paulo State. Further details are in the pages enclosed herewith. The overall scope of this project, as well as, the related research and services with the estimated costs are presented in a separated copy. (AU)