The International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project, Initiative II (ISLSCP II) is a follow on project from The International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project (ISLSCP). ISLSCP II had the lead role in addressing land-atmosphere interactions - process modelling, data retrieval algorithms, field experiment design and execution, and the development of global data sets. The ISLSCP II dataset contains comprehensive data over the 10 year period from 1986 to 1995, from the International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project (ISLSCP).
This dataset contains:
*Sea-Air CO2 Flux and Sea-Air CO2 Partial Pressure
*CO2 Consumption by Continental Erosion and Riverine Fluxes of Carbon and Sediments to the Oceans
*Energy Flux Measurement
*Atmospheric CH4 Data
*Atmospheric CO2 Data
*Global Net Primary Productivity
The data are mapped to consistent grids (0.5 x 0.5 degrees for topography, 1 x 1 degrees for meteorological parameters). Some data have a grid size of 0.25 x 0.25 degrees. The temporal resolution for most data sets is monthly (however a few are at finer resolution - 3 hourly). This dataset is public.
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Public data: access to these data is available to both registered and non-registered users.
Use of these data is covered by the following licence: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/. When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
Data obtained over a 10 year period from 1986 to 1995, collated by the International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project (ISLSCP) II. A copy of these data was obtained by the BADC to assist the UK research community.
NASA quality controlled data
Data are ASCII formatted.
|Infrared gas analyzer||Deployed on: Ships on the WMO's Global Telecommunication System (GTS) network|
|Gas chromatographs||Deployed on: Ships on the WMO's Global Telecommunication System (GTS) network|
Computation Element: 1
|Title||ISLSCP II: Surface Radiation Budget and Clouds using the NASA/GEWEX SRB dataset|
|Abstract||ISLSCP II: Surface Radiation Budget and Clouds using the NASA/GEWEX SRB dataset|
- long_name: Carbon
- gcmd_keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Agriculture > Soils > Carbon
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P041/4/G053
- names: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P041/4/G053, EARTH SCIENCE > Agriculture > Soils > Carbon
- long_name: Rivers
- names: Rivers