- Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis (model = CGCM1)
- Hadley Centre for Climate Prediction and Research, UK (model = HADCM2)
- others pending (including NCAR CSM)
For description of development of model input datasets of historical climate and future climate scenarios produced by the Vegetation/Ecosystem Modeling and Analysis Project (VEMAP), see Kittel et al. (1997) and the following links:
For additional background on VEMAP and conceptual basis for
development of the VEMAP datasets, see VEMAP Members (1995), Kittel et al.
(1995), and the following web page:
Kittel, T.G.F., N.A. Rosenbloom, T.H. Painter, D.S. Schimel, and VEMAP Modeling Participants. 1995. The VEMAP integrated database for modeling United States ecosystem/vegetation sensitivity to climate change. Journal of Biogeography 22: 857-862.
Kittel, T.G.F., J.A. Royle, C. Daly, N.A. Rosenbloom, W.P. Gibson, H.H. Fisher, D.S. Schimel, L.M. Berliner, and VEMAP2 Participants. 1997. A gridded historical (1895-1993) bioclimate dataset for the conterminous United States. Pages 219-222, in: Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Applied Climatology, 20-24 October 1997, Reno, NV. American Meteorological Society, Boston.
VEMAP Members. 1995. Vegetation/Ecosystem Modeling and Analysis Project (VEMAP): Comparing biogeography and biogeochemistry models in a continental-scale study of terrestrial ecosystem responses to climate change and CO2 doubling. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 9:407-437.
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