CMCC Newsletter 01/2014
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CLIME, the GIS software developed by CMCC ISC Division

A GIS software to easily evaluate the present climate, climate changes and their impacts performing different kinds of operations, such as analysis of historical series and evaluation of climate anomalies […]

Projections of global changes in precipitation extremes from CMIP5

The evaluation of eight high-resolution global climate model simulations in the twentieth century while highlighting potential variation in daily extremes. A study on Geophysical Research Letters
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Deforestation: the effect of the replacement of tropical forests with tree plantations

Quantifying soil organic carbon losses (SOC) due to changes in land use in the Jomoro district, Ghana. A new study on Plant and Soil […]

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The Atlantic influence on spring snowfall over the Alps

The low-frequency variability of snowfall associated to the Atlantic Multi-decadal Oscillation (AMO) in the past 150 years. A new study on Environmental Research Letters […]

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A process-based model to simulate growth in forests with complex structure

The evaluation and use of 3D-CMCC Forest Ecosystem Model in a deciduous forest in Central Italy. A new study on Ecological Modelling […]

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Partnership for Studying Climate Change honored by Tech Transfer Regional Competition

The Earth System Grid Federation, the federation that manages the first-ever decentralized database for climate science data, awarded as “Outstanding partnership”. […]

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Wildefires: international cooperation to improve operational capabilities

Forecasting, preventing and fighting forest wildfires: these are the main objectives of the OFIDIA project, a collaboration among Public Institutions and Research Centers between Italy and Greece. The kickoff meeting in Lecce. […]

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