Articles | Volume 6, issue 2
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 6, 285–295, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-6-285-2014
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 6, 285–295, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-6-285-2014
Review article
29 Aug 2014
Review article | 29 Aug 2014

The GPCC Drought Index – a new, combined and gridded global drought index

M. Ziese et al.

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