Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Point of contact: carlo.lavalle@ec.europa.eu

Title: LF521 - Capacity of ecoystems to avoid soil erosion (LUISA Platform REF2014)

Description

The indicator measures the capacity of ecosystems to avoid soil erosion assigning values ranging from 0 to 1 at pixel level, covering the EU-28 territory. This indicator is related to the capacity of a given land cover type to provide soil protection.The level of detail of this indicator is per NUTS0 and NUTS2.

Additional publications:

  1. Van der Knijff, J., Jones, R., Montanarella, L. (1999). "Soil erosion risk assessment in Italy". Joint Research Centre. European Commission. http://www.preventionweb.net/files/1581_ereurnew2.pdf
Contributors
Carlo Lavalle carlo.lavalle@ec.europa.eu
Carolina Perpina Castillo carolina.perpina@ec.europa.eu 0000-0002-3161-2240
Ines Mari Rivero ines.mari-rivero@ext.ec.europa.eu 0000-0003-1821-0420
Joachim Maes joachim.maes@ec.europa.eu
How to cite
Lavalle, Carlo; Perpina Castillo, Carolina; Mari Rivero, Ines; Maes, Joachim (2015):  LF521 - Capacity of ecoystems to avoid soil erosion (LUISA Platform REF2014). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-luisa-lf521-capacity-of-ecoystems-to-avoid-soil-erosion-ref-2014
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Related resources

Data access

Publications

  • publication Bias correction of the ENSEMBLES high-resolution climate change projections for use by impact models: Evaluation on the present climate

    Dosio A, Paruolo P. Bias correction of the ENSEMBLES high-resolution climate change projections for use by impact models: Evaluation on the present climate. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES 116 (D16106); 2011. JRC65181

    DOI:10.1029/2011JD015934

  • publication Predicting Rainfall Erosion Losses - A Guide to Conservation Planning

Other resources

Additional information
Last modified 2015-11-06
Issue date 2015-04-22
Landing page https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/en/luisa
Geographic area European Union
Temporal coverage

From: 2010-01-01 – To: 2050-12-31

Update frequency annual
Language English
Data theme(s) Environment; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-luisa-lf521-capacity-of-ecoystems-to-avoid-soil-erosion-ref-2014

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