Effect of Climate Change on Field Crop Production in the Central Valley of California

Source

Authors

Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, University of California, Berkeley

Published

2009

Description

This study predicts yields in the Central Valley for a number of different crops under the A2 (medium-high) and B1 (low) emission scenarios using complex ecosystem modeling that integrates crop growth, nutrient dynamics, hydrology, management and climate. This is a state-funded research study sponsored by the California Energy Commission, CAT, and CDFA.

Climate Impact Tags

Adaptation Planning Guide Phases

Phase 2: Assess Vulnerability

Resource Type Tags

Scientific study

Topics

Extent: Butte County, Colusa County, Fresno County, Glenn County, Kern County, Kings County, Madera County, Merced County, Placer County, Sacramento County, San Joaquin County, Shasta County, Solano County, Stanislaus County, Sutter County, Tehama County, Tulare County, Yolo County, Yuba County

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Last updated: Dec. 4, 2022