Historical Field Campaign Statistics

ARM Climate Research Facility users regularly conduct field campaigns to augment routine data acquisitions and to test and validate new instruments. Since the ARM Program began operations at the Southern Great Plains site in 1992, there have been a total of 326 field campaigns.

Table 1. Field Campaigns by Site and Year

Year ARM Mobile
Facility
ARM Aerial
Facility*
Eastern North
Atlantic
North Slope of
Alaska
Southern Great
Plains
Tropical Western
Pacific
Off-Site Campaigns/
Special Data Set Requests
Total
2016 6 2 4 9 11 0 10 40
2015 32 5 3 11 17 5 12 85
2014 29 4 1 12 17 7 8 78
2013 21 9 0 12 24 9 5 80
2012 14 9 0 12 16 5 11 67
2011 12 9 0 9 25 2 13 70
2010 2 3 0 5 16 2 15 43
2009 2 4 0 8 20 2 8 44
2008 9 3 0 8 20 3 3 46
2007 14 1 0 6 30 3 1 55
2006 1 0 0 5 16 6 1 29
2005 7 0 0 7 9 3 3 29
2004 0 0 0 8 6 1 4 19
2003 0 0 0 3 9 3 0 15
2002 0 0 0 3 15 2 1 21
2001 0 0 0 3 12 1 0 16
2000 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 9
1999 0 0 0 2 15 1 3 21
1998 0 0 0 1 11 0 0 12
1997 0 0 0 1 8 1 0 10
1996 0 0 0 0 18 1 0 19
1995 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 10
1994 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 10
1993 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 5
1992 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Total 143 47 4 116 338 58 88 794

*Formerly known as the ARM Aerial Vehicles Program.