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GFDL A2 Runoff Change, Central Sierra Nevada California, 2010-2039


Original Data Basin Creation Date
2013-06-04 18:00:00
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2013-06-10 12:14:34


This dataset represents Runoff change, from Basin Characterization Model (BCM) output using the GFDL A2 Scenario in central Sierra Nevada California, for 2010-2039. The data was processed using historic Runoff (1979-2000) and Runoff (2010-2039) to calculate change. Runoff: Amount of water that becomes stream flow, summed annually. Modeled as amount of water that exceeds total soil storage and rejected recharge. The California Basin Characterization Model (BCM) climate dataset provides historical and projected climate surfaces for the state at a 270 meter resolution. The historical data is based on 4 kilometer PRISM data, and the projected climate surfaces are based on the A2 and B1 scenarios of the PCM and GFDL GCMs. The BCM approach [...]


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Flint, Lorraine E. and Flint, Alan L.
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:35:26 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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UniqueKey Data Basin 32662dbee6764bd19fefe0259f131673

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