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Recent CCI Land Cover Publications

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CCI Land Cover team publishes the overall work related to this project through peer-reviewed papers. Recent publications are available here below :

Li, W., MacBean, N., Ciais, P., Defourny, P., Lamarche, C., Bontemps, S., Houghton, R. A., and Peng, S.: Gross and net land cover changes in the main plant functional types derived from the annual ESA CCI land cover maps (1992–2015), Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 10, 219-234,, 2018.

Axel Lauer, Veronika Eyring, Mattia Righi, Michael Buchwitz, Pierre Defourny, Martin Evaldsson, Pierre Friedlingstein, Richard de Jeu, Gerrit de Leeuw, Alexander Loew, Christopher J. Merchant, Benjamin Müller, Thomas Popp, Maximilian Reuter, Stein Sandven, Daniel Senftleben, Martin Stengel, Michel Van Roozendael, Sabrina Wenzel, Ulrika Willén, Benchmarking CMIP5 models with a subset of ESA CCI Phase 2 data using the ESMValTool, In Remote Sensing of Environment, 2017, , ISSN 0034-4257,

Lamarche, C.; Santoro, M.; Bontemps, S.; d’Andrimont, R.; Radoux, J.; Giustarini, L.; Brockmann, C.; Wevers, J.; Defourny, P.; Arino, O. Compilation and Validation of SAR and Optical Data Products for a Complete and Global Map of Inland/Ocean Water Tailored to the Climate Modeling Community. Remote Sens. 2017, 9, 36. 

A.J. Hartley, N. MacBean, G. Georgievski, S. Bontemps, Uncertainty in plant functional type distributions and its impact on land surface models, Remote Sensing of Environment, Available online 20 September 2017, ISSN 0034-4257, 

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