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ARVE-Research/LPJ-LMfire: LPJ-LMfire (tropical forest restoration)

Jed O. Kaplan; Alexander Koch; Rayanne Vitali

9 January 2022

This is the official release of the LPJ-LMfire Dynamic Global Vegetation Model, version 1.4. This is the version of the model that was used to generate the results in the following publication:

Koch, A., & Kaplan, J. O. (in press). Tropical forest restoration under future climate change. Nature Climate Change.

Primary modifications from LPJ-LMfire 1.3 (Chaste et al., 2018) include various bugfixes and modifications to the output routines to archive variables needed for this study.

For more information, please contact

Jed Kaplan Department of Earth Sciences The University of Hong Kong

Additional references:

Chaste, E., Girardin, M. P., Kaplan, J. O., Portier, J., Bergeron, Y., and Hély, C.: The pyrogeography of eastern boreal Canada from 1901 to 2012 simulated with the LPJ-LMfire model, Biogeosciences, 15, 2018.

Pfeiffer, M., Spessa, A., and Kaplan, J. O.: A model for global biomass burning in preindustrial time: LPJ-LMfire (v1.0), Geoscientific Model Development, 6, 643-685, 2013.

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