Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 246
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From the abstract of the referenced paper:
Analyses of data collected during the summer of 1979-80 ...
The Palaeovegetation Mapping Project (generally known as BIOME 6000: Prentice
and Webb, 1998) was inaugurated in 1994 with the aim of providing global maps
describing the vegetation patterns at 6000±500 ...
Most dynamic vegetation models (DGVMs) simulate far fewer PFTs, and hence
discriminate far fewer biomes, than the palaeodata allow. In order to
facilitate direct comparison with model output, we have ...