CLIMAP options Help Expert Mode
served from IRI/LDEO Climate Data Library

SOURCESCLIMAP*

CLIMAP

CLIMAP: Modern and last glacial maximum (18 KBP) comparison of soil and vegetation characteristics from the World Data Center for Paleoclimatology.

Documents

overviewan outline showing sub-datasets of this dataset
dataset documentation

Datasets and variables

Last Glacial Maximum Last glacial maximum (18 KBP) soil and vegetation characteristics from the World Data Center for Paleoclimatology.
Modern Modern soil and vegetation characteristics from the World Data Center for Paleoclimatology.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Longitude grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (180W) to (178E) by 2.0 N= 180 pts :grid
Latitude grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (90N) to (90S) by 2.0 N= 91 pts :grid

Other Info

iridl:hasSemantics
iridl:NOAA

References

CLIMAP Project Members, 1984. The last interglacial ocean. Quat. Res. 21: 123-224.

Last updated: Tue, 17 Dec 2013 21:03:50 GMT