Input data set: Historical, gridded land-use (MIRCA)

Harvested areas based on the MIRCA data set, covering irrigated and rainfed landuse.



Data Type: Land use
Simulation rounds: Fast Track
Scenarios: hist-obs
Variables:
Data source

Portmann, F. T., Siebert, S., & Döll, P. (2010). MIRCA2000-Global monthly irrigated and rainfed crop areas around the year 2000: A new high-resolution data set for agricultural and hydrological modeling. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 24(1), http://doi.org/10.1029/2008GB003435

Download Instructions

For ISIMIP participants, these files are available for download on the DKRZ server vre2 using the path /ISIMIP/FastTrack/InputData/landuse_humaninfluences/landuse/.

For external users, these data will shortly be made available on the ISIMIP node of the ESGF server (https://esg.pik-potsdam.de/projects/isimip/). Currently they are available via an rsync facility (described here: https://www.isimip.org/gettingstarted/data-access/#for-external-non-participant-users), for which the password will be provided upon request (info@isimip.org).