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Long-Term Agricultural Research (LTAR) network - Phenocam - Hawbecker - Upper Chesapeake Bay

posted on 2023-11-30, 08:40 authored by Peter Kleinman

A stationary camera overlooking the Hawbecker farm in the Spring Creek watershed in Centre County, Pennsylvania, used to track vegetation phenology (RGB and IR imagery). Images are taken every 30 minutes between 4:00am and 10:30pm local standard time. A link to the Phenocam's network FAQ:

Resources in this dataset:


Agricultural Research Service

National Science Foundation, EF-1065029


Data contact name

Bryant, Ray

Data contact email


The University of New Hampshire

Intended use

The primary purpose is to analyze the green and near infrared components of the images to assess vegetation health.

Temporal Extent Start Date


Temporal Extent End Date



  • irregular


  • Not specified

Geographic Coverage


ISO Topic Category

  • biota
  • environment
  • farming

Ag Data Commons Group

  • Upper Chesapeake Bay
  • Long-Term Agroecosystem Research

National Agricultural Library Thesaurus terms

cameras; farms; streams; watersheds; Pennsylvania; vegetation; phenology; Plant Science and Plant Products

OMB Bureau Code

  • 005:18 - Agricultural Research Service

OMB Program Code

  • 005:040 - National Research

ARS National Program Number

  • 211

Pending citation

  • No

Public Access Level

  • Public

Preferred dataset citation

Kleinman, Peter (2020). Long-Term Agricultural Research (LTAR) network - Phenocam - Hawbecker - Upper Chesapeake Bay. The University of New Hampshire.