CLIMAP Last Glacial Maximum

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


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Datasets and variables

CLIMAP LGM aug[sst ]
CLIMAP LGM exposed_soil[percent ]
CLIMAP LGM feb[sst ]
CLIMAP LGM glacial_ice[percent ]
CLIMAP LGM relief[ X Y |]
CLIMAP LGM soil[ X Y |]
CLIMAP LGM topo[ X Y |]
CLIMAP LGM vegetation[ X Y |]
CLIMAP LGM vegetative[percent ]
CLIMAP LGM water[percent ]

Independent Variables (Grids)

Longitude (longitude) grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (179W) to (179E) by 2.0 N= 180 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude) grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (55S) to (83N) by 2.0 N= 70 pts :grid


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

Last updated: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 20:27:28 GMT

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