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This page describes the land-surface model that is used within the Land Information System to produce the NCA-LDAS output.

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The land-surface model that is used for NCA-LDAS v2.0 is:

Name Version Developers References Schematic
Noah 3.3 NCAR/NCEP Chen et al. (1996)
Koren et al. (1999)
Ek et al. (2003)

schematic of the Noah land-surface model