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BIOME4 Equilibrium Biogeography-Biogeochemistry Model
Entry ID: BIOME4_MODEL


Summary
Abstract: BIOME4 (Kaplan et al., 2003) is a coupled biogeography and biogeochemistry model which simulates the equilibrium distribution of 28 major potential natural vegetation types (biomes) from latitude (for the calculation of incoming short-wave and photosynthetically active solar radiation), atmospheric CO2 concentration, mean monthly climate (i.e. mean monthly precipitation, temperature, and percent ... View entire text
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Description: Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project Phase II home page.

Description: Download the model code.
Service Citation
Edition: 4
Service Keywords
MODELS >COMPONENT PROCESS MODELS Parameter Definition

Service Provider
PMIP > Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://pmip.lsce.ipsl.fr/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: SYLVIE JOUSSAUME
Email: sjpmip at lsce.saclay.cea.fr
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: jed.kaplan at wsl.ch
Contact Address:
Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research
Station 2
City: Lausanne
Postal Code: 1015
Country: Switzerland
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2006-10-18
SERF Last Revision Date: 2018-06-21


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