creation_date: Wed Mar 5 15:35:03 PST 2014
Conventions: Please contact Prof. James Randerson (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org) or Dr. Mingquan Mu (email@example.com) for any question
source_file: This product is generated from monthly climatology MODIS total leaf area index observations
title: derived MODIS total leaf area index in 0.5x0.5
Approach: I simply read this variable from original hdf file, and save the data in NetCDF format.
Temporal resolution: monthly
General information: This product was derived from MODIS Climatology Leaf Area Index (LAI) from NCAR group.
Spatial resolution: 0.5x0.5 degree
Derived data code: http://redwood.ess.uci.edu/mingquan/www/ILAMB/Download/CODES/CODES/subroutines/convert/convert-lai-modis.ncl