Remote Sensing of Soil Moisture: A Comparison of Optical and Thermal Methods

Hassan Foroughi1, Abd Ali Naseri2, Saeed Boroomandnasab2, Morteza Sadeghi1, Scott B Jones3, Markus Tuller4 and Ebrahim Babaeian5, (1)Utah State University, Logan, UT, United States, (2)Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz, Irrigation and Drainage, Ahvaz, Iran, (3)Utah State Univ, Logan, UT, United States, (4)The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, United States, (5)University of Arizona, Soil, Water, and Environmental Science, Tucson, AZ, United States