Articles | Volume 6, issue 2
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 563–582, 2013

Special issue: The externalised surface model SURFEX

Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 563–582, 2013

Development and technical paper 30 Apr 2013

Development and technical paper | 30 Apr 2013

ECOCLIMAP-II/Europe: a twofold database of ecosystems and surface parameters at 1 km resolution based on satellite information for use in land surface, meteorological and climate models

S. Faroux et al.

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