The GCOS ECV Collection

IRI:
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv
Date:
2016-08-05
Current Version:
0.0.1
Authors:
Science and Technology Facilities Council
Publisher:
STFC
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Collection source json, rdf, ttl
SPARQL endpoint, dataset:vocab, graph:http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/vocab/data/gcos

Abstract

This collection represents the ECVs used by the WMO Global Climate Observing System (GCOS)

Introduction

The WMO Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) essential climate variables (ECVs). Compiled at the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) for the CLIPC Climate Information Portal, November 2015.

Collection Members

atmospheric composition carbon dioxideback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/atmosphericCompositionCarbonDioxide

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
carbon dioxide
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_ghg
has broader transitive
atmospheric composition

atmospheric composition methaneback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/atmosphericCompositionMethane

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
methane
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_ghg
has broader transitive
atmospheric composition

atmospheric composition other long-lived greenhouse gasesback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/atmosphericCompositionOtherLonglivedGreenhouseGases

GCOS Essential Climate Variable; nitrous oxide (N2O), chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs), hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), sulphur hexafluoride (SF6), and perfluorocarbons (PFCs) and precursors, in particular nitrogen dioxide (NO2), sulphur dioxide (SO2), formaldehyde (HCHO) and carbon monoxide (CO).
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
other long-lived greenhouse gases
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_ghg
has broader transitive
atmospheric composition

atmospheric composition ozone and aerosol supported by their precursorsback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/atmosphericCompositionOzoneAndAerosol

GCOS Essential Climate Variable; precursors in particular nitrogen dioxide (NO2), sulphur dioxide (SO2), formaldehyde (HCHO) and carbon monoxide (CO).
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
ozone and aerosol
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_aerosol, http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_ozone
has broader transitive
atmospheric composition

atmospheric upper-air cloud propertiesback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/atmosphericUpperairCloudProperties

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
cloud properties
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_cloud
has broader transitive
atmospheric upper-air

atmospheric upper-air earth radiation budget including solar irradianceback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/atmosphericUpperairEarthRadiationBudget

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
toa radiation budget
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
atmospheric upper-air

atmospheric upper-air water vapourback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/atmosphericUpperairWaterVapour

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
water vapour
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_ghg
has broader transitive
atmospheric upper-air

oceanic subsurface carbon dioxide partial pressureback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSubsurfaceCarbonDioxidePartialPressure

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic sub-surface

oceanic subsurface currentback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSubsurfaceCurrent

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic sub-surface

oceanic subsurface nutrientsback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSubsurfaceNutrients

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic sub-surface

oceanic subsurface ocean acidityback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSubsurfaceOceanAcidity

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic sub-surface

oceanic subsurface oxygenback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSubsurfaceOxygen

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic sub-surface

oceanic subsurface salinityback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSubsurfaceSalinity

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic sub-surface

oceanic subsurface temperatureback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSubsurfaceTemperature

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic sub-surface

oceanic subsurface tracersback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSubsurfaceTracers

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic sub-surface

oceanic surface carbon dioxide partial pressureback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSurfaceCarbonDioxidePartialPressure

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic surface

oceanic surface ocean acidityback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSurfaceOceanAcidity

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic surface

oceanic surface ocecan colourback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSurfaceOceanColour

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
ocecan colour
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic surface
has close match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_oceanCol

oceanic surface sea iceback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSurfaceSeaIce

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
sea ice
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic surface
has close match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_seaIce, http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cmip/cmipSeaIce

oceanic surface sea levelback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSurfaceSeaLevel

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
sea level
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic surface
has close match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_seaLevel

oceanic surface sea stateback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSurfaceSeaState

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
sea state
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic surface

oceanic surface sea surface salinityback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSurfaceSeaSurfaceSalinity

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
sea surface salinity
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic surface

oceanic surface sea surface temperatureback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSurfaceSeaSurfaceTemperature

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
sea surface temperature
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic surface
has close match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_sst

oceanic surface surface currentback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/oceanicSurfaceCurrent

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
surface current
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
oceanic surface

terrestrial above ground biomassback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialAboveGroundBiomass

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
biomass
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial albedoback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialAlbedo

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
albedo
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial fire disturbanceback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialFireDisturbance

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
fire
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial
has close match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_fire

terrestrial fraction of absorbed photosynthetically active radiationback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialFractionOfAbsorbedPhotosyntheticallyActiveRadiation

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
FAPAR
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial glaciers and ice capsback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialGlaciersAndIceCaps

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
glaciers
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cmip/cmipLandIce
has broader transitive
terrestrial
has narrower match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_glaciers

terrestrial groundwaterback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialGroundwater

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
ground water
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial ice sheetsback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialIceSheets

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
ice sheets
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cmip/cmipLandIce
has broader transitive
terrestrial
has close match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_iceSheet

terrestrial lakesback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialLakes

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
lakes
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial land coverback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialLandCover

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
land cover
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial
has close match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_landCov

terrestrial leaf area indexback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialLeafAreaIndex

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
LAI
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial permafrostback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialPermafrost

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
permafrost
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial river dischargeback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialRiverDischarge

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
river discharge
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial snow coverback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialSnowCover

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
snow cover
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial soil carbonback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialSoilCarbon

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
soil carbon
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial

terrestrial soil moistureback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialSoilMoisture

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
soil moisture
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial
has close match
http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/cci/ecv/cciecv_soilMst

terrestrial water useback to ToC or Members ToC

IRI: http://vocab-test.ceda.ac.uk/collection/gcos/ecv/terrestrialWaterUse

GCOS Essential Climate Variable
type
ECV, http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#Concept
has alternative label
water usage
is top concept in scheme
ECV
is in scheme
ECV
has broader transitive
terrestrial