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WP4 Task 1: Design of simulation plan and Compilation and formatting of model inputs for DAYCENT and STICS under the RECORD platform.

Task description:

The simulation plan will be designed on the RECORD platform (Bergez et al., submitted) based on Adaptation Pilots (from WP3, Task 3.3) and IPCC scenarios.

A common grid cell will be created to sample data sets according to each (downscaled) climate grid.

External C and N inputs, internal fluxes and losses will be estimated to calculate total C and N budget (soil and plant).
Compilation and formatting of long-term data sets from all EU Adaptation pilots cases will be done, particularly including time sequences of plant productivity and soil-water attributes, such as soil organic C, soil N, nitrate and GHG.

Data sets will include aboveground and root biomass and concentrations of C and other nutrients in biomass for arable and forage crops.

In addition, spatial data sets will be compiled to refine EU region-specific combinations of climate, soils, and land use and management practices for representation crops of Adaptation Pilots and regional extrapolations.

All available IPCC climate data for near future (2050) and far future (2100) will also be compiled.

Task leader: INRA, partners involved: ETH, CSIC, U. Helsinki, Agroscope – Duration: M01 – M06