Articles | Volume 13, issue 8
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 13, 4175–4189, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-13-4175-2021
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 13, 4175–4189, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-13-4175-2021
Data description paper
26 Aug 2021
Data description paper | 26 Aug 2021

Land-use harmonization datasets for annual global carbon budgets

Louise Chini et al.

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Carbon emissions from land-use change are a large and uncertain component of the global carbon cycle. The Land-Use Harmonization 2 (LUH2) dataset was developed as an input to carbon and climate simulations and has been updated annually for the Global Carbon Budget (GCB) assessments. Here we discuss the methodology for producing these annual LUH2 updates and describe the 2019 version which used new cropland and grazing land data inputs for the globally important region of Brazil.