Articles | Volume 25, issue 11
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 25, 5749–5804, 2021
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 25, 5749–5804, 2021

Review article 09 Nov 2021

Review article | 09 Nov 2021

The International Soil Moisture Network: serving Earth system science for over a decade

Wouter Dorigo et al.


Interactive discussion

Status: closed

Comment types: AC – author | RC – referee | CC – community | EC – editor | CEC – chief editor | : Report abuse
  • CC1: 'Comment on hess-2021-2', Jianzhi Dong, 03 Mar 2021
  • RC1: 'Comment on hess-2021-2', Jan Friesen, 08 Mar 2021
  • RC2: 'Comment on hess-2021-2', Mirko Mälicke, 03 May 2021

Peer review completion

AR: Author's response | RR: Referee report | ED: Editor decision
ED: Publish subject to minor revisions (further review by editor) (15 Jul 2021) by Thom Bogaard
AR by Wouter Dorigo on behalf of the Authors (22 Jul 2021)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Publish as is (17 Aug 2021) by Thom Bogaard
Short summary
The International Soil Moisture Network (ISMN) is a community-based open-access data portal for soil water measurements taken at the ground and is accessible at Over 1000 scientific publications and thousands of users have made use of the ISMN. The scope of this paper is to inform readers about the data and functionality of the ISMN and to provide a review of the scientific progress facilitated through the ISMN with the scope to shape future research and operations.