Table 1 Surface data needed for the CLM.

From: Investigating spatiotemporal changes of the land-surface processes in Xinjiang using high-resolution CLM3.5 and CLDAS: Soil temperature

Surface data Resolution Ensemble method
Glaciers(percentage) 0.5° Area averaged values
Lakes(percentage) Area averaged values
Wetlands(percentage) Area averaged values
Mud and sand(percentage) Clay (percentage) 5 min Distribution of soil in the extension range of the largest area in the grid cell
Soil colors 2.8° Classification of soil colors in the extension range of the largest area in the grid
PFTs(percent of vegetated land) 0.5° Area averaged values (a maximum of four full PFTs can be selected)
Stem and leaf area indexes (monthly) 0.5° Area averaged values
Canopy heights (upper and lower layers) 0.5° Area averaged values