Short Name:
CIESIN_SEDAC_HANPP_NPP

HANPP Collection: Global Patterns in Net Primary Productivity (NPP)

The Global Patterns in Net Primary Productivity (NPP) portion of the Human Appropriation of Net Primary Productivity (HANPP) Collection maps the net amount of solar energy converted to plant organic matter through photosynthesis. NPP is measured in units of elemental carbon and represents the primary food energy source for the world's ecosystems.

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