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Potential Evapotranspiration 2060-2069: ECHAM5 - A1B Scenario

Dates

Last Update
2015-11-02
Publication Date
2012-01-17

Citation

LCC Network Data Steward(Point of Contact), Arctic Landscape Conservation Cooperative(administrator), 2015-11-02(lastUpdate), 2012-01-17(Publication), Potential Evapotranspiration 2060-2069: ECHAM5 - A1B Scenario, http://arcticlcc.org/products/45b8d42f-18bb-4067-9ad7-74afbd560f47, https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/item/5a300c93e4b08e6a89d57fa8

Summary

Potential Evapotranspiration (PET): These data represent decadal mean totals of potential evapotranspiration estimates (mm). The file name specifies the decade the raster represents. For example, a file named pet_mean_mm_decadal_MPI_ECHAM5_A1B_annual_2000-2009.tif represents the decade spanning 2000-2009. The data were generated by using the Hamon equation and output from ECHAM5, a fifth generation general circulation model created by the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology in Hamburg Germany. Data are at 2km x 2km resolution, and all data are stored in geotiffs. Calculations were performed using R 2.12.1 and 2.12.2 for Mac OS Leopard, and data were formatted into geotiffs using the raster and rgdal packages. Users are reminded that [...]

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pet_mean_mm_decadal_MPI_ECHAM5_A1B_annual_2060_2069.zip 2.16 MB
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Arctic Landscape Conservation Cooperative(Data Owner)

Purpose

The Wilderness Society derived potential evapotranspiration from temperature projections to better understand how potential future warming might influence the surface water budget.

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urn:uuid urn:uuid 45b8d42f-18bb-4067-9ad7-74afbd560f47

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