Wise publications

This page serves to present examples of studies, published by various research and other groups, that make use of WISE-derived soil data to address a range of global issues:
 

2016

Batjes NH 2016. Harmonised soil property values for broad-scale modelling (WISE30sec) with estimates of global soil carbon stocks.  Geoderma 269, 61-68  more ...

Beyer M, Wallner M, Bahlmann L, Thiemig V, Dietrich J and Billib M 2016. Rainfall characteristics and their implications for rain-fed agriculture: a case study in the Upper Zambezi River Basin.  Hydrological Sciences Journal, 61, 321-343   more ...

Gyamfi C., Ndambuki J and Salim R 2016. Simulation of Sediment Yield in a Semi-Arid River Basin under Changing Land Use: An Integrated Approach of Hydrologic Modelling and Principal Component Analysis. Sustainability 8(11): 1133   more ...

Liu W, Yang H, Folberth C, Wang X, Luo Q and Schulin R 2016. Global investigation of impacts of PET methods on simulating crop-water relations for maize.  Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 221, 164-175   more ...

Ma K, Liu J, Balkovič J, Skalský R, Azevedo LB and Kraxner F 2016. Changes in soil organic carbon stocks of wetlands on China's Zoige plateau from 1980 to 2010.  Ecological Modelling 327, 18-28  more ...

Mekonnen MM, Lutter S and Martinez A 2016. Anthropogenic nitrogen and phosphorus emissions and related grey water footprints caused by EU-27's crop production and consumption.  Water (Switzerland), 8, 30  more ...

Navarrete D, Sitch S, Aragão LEOC, Pedroni L and Duque A 2016. Conversion from forests to pastures in the Colombian Amazon leads to differences in dead wood dynamics depending on land management practices.  Journal of Environmental Management 171, 42-51   more ...

Ningthoujam R, Tansey K, Balzter H, Morrison K, Johnson S, Gerard F, George C, Burbidge G, Doody S, Veck N, Llewellyn G and Blythe T 2016. Mapping Forest Cover and Forest Cover Change with Airborne S-Band Radar.  Remote Sensing 8, 577  more ...

Roy ED, Richards PD, Martinelli LA, Coletta LD, Lins SRM, Vazquez FF, Willig W, Spera SA, VanWey LK and S (2016). The phosphorus cost of agricultural intensification in the tropics. Nature Plants, 16043. more ...

Zhuo L, Mekonnen MM and Hoekstra AY 2016. The effect of inter-annual variability of consumption, production, trade and climate on crop-related green and blue water footprints and inter-regional virtual water trade: A study for China (1978-2008). Water Research 94, 73-85.  more ...

Zhuo L, Mekonnen MM and Hoekstra AY 2016. Consumptive water footprint and virtual water trade scenarios for China - With a focus on crop production, consumption and trade.  Environment International 94, 211-223.  more ...

2015

Beusen A, Van Beek L, Bouwman A, Mogollón J and Middelburg J 2015. Coupling global models for hydrology and nutrient loading to simulate nitrogen and phosphorus retention in surface water – description of IMAGE-GNM and analysis of performance.  Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss. 8, 7477-7539   more ...

Cramer MD and Hoffman MT 2015. The consequences of precipitation seasonality for mediterranean-ecosystem vegetation of South Africa.  PLoS ONE 10, e0144512  more ...

Ippolito A, Kattwinkel M, Rasmussen JJ, Schäfer RB, Fornaroli R and Liess M 2015. Modeling global distribution of agricultural insecticides in surface waters.  Environmental Pollution 198, 54-60  more ...

Johnston RZ, Sandefur HN, Bandekar P, Matlock MD, Haggard BE and Thoma G 2015. Predicting changes in yield and water use in the production of corn in the United States under climate change scenarios.  Ecological Engineering 82, 555-565   more ...

Jones PG and Thornton PK 2015. Representative soil profiles for the Harmonized World Soil Database at different spatial resolutions for agricultural modelling applications.  Agricultural Systems 139, 93-99  more ...

Leng G, Tang Q and Rayburg S 2015. Climate change impacts on meteorological, agricultural and hydrological droughts in China.  Global and Planetary Change 126, 23-34  more ...

Michéli E, Láng V, Owens PR, McBratney A and Hempel J Testing the pedometric evaluation of taxonomic units on soil taxonomy — A step in advancing towards a universal soil classification system.  Geoderma, doi: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2015.09.008 more ...

Maire V, Wright IJ, Prentice IC, Batjes NH, Bhaskar R, van Bodegom PM, Cornwell WK, Ellsworth D, Niinemets Ü, Ordonez A, Reich PB and Santiago LS 2015. Global effects of soil and climate on leaf photosynthetic traits and rates.  Global Ecology and Biogeography, doi:10.1111/geb.12296 more ...

Nziguheba G, Zingore S, Kihara J, Merckx R, Njoroge S, Otinga A, Vandamme E and Vanlauwe B 2015. Phosphorus in smallholder farming systems of sub-Saharan Africa: implications for agricultural intensification.  Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems, 1-20  more ...

Tian H, Lu C, Yang J, Banger K, Huntzinger DN, Schwalm CR, Michalak AM, Cook R, Ciais P, Hayes D, Huang M, Ito A, Jain AK, Lei H, Mao J, Pan S, Post WM, Peng S, Poulter B, Ren W, Ricciuto D, Schaefer K, Shi X, Tao B, Wang W, Wei Y, Yang Q, Zhang B and Zeng NCGB 2015. Global patterns and controls of soil organic carbon dynamics as simulated by multiple terrestrial biosphere models: Current status and future directions.  Global Biogeochemical Cycles, doi: 10.1002/2014GB005021  more ...

van Bussel LGJ, Grassini P, Van Wart J, Wolf J, Claessens L, Yang H, Boogaard H, de Groot H, Saito K, Cassman KG and van Ittersum MK 2015. From field to atlas: Upscaling of location-specific yield gap estimates.  Field Crops Research 177, 98-108   more ...

Vlček V and Hybler V 2015. Verification of appropriateness of selected pedotransfer functions for the basic use in agriculture of the Czech Republic.  Acta Univ. Agric. Silvic. Mendelianae Brun. 63, 1625-1630   more... 

Wolf J, Ouattara K and Supit I 2015. Sowing rules for estimating rainfed yield potential of sorghum and maize in Burkina Faso.  Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 214–215, 208-218  more ...

 

2014

Hararuk O, Xia J and Luo Y 2014. Evaluation and improvement of a global land model against soil carbon data using a Bayesian Markov chain Monte Carlo method.  Journal of Geophysical Research G: Biogeosciences 119, 403-417 more ...

Harfoot MBJ, Newbold T, Tittensor DP, Emmott S, Hutton J, Lyutsarev V, Smith MJ, Scharlemann JPW and Purves DW 2014. Emergent Global Patterns of Ecosystem Structure and Function from a Mechanistic General Ecosystem Model.  PLoS Biol 12, e1001841   more ...

Hengl T, Mendes de Jesus J, MacMillan RA, Batjes NH, Heuvelink GBM, Ribeiro EC, Samuel-Rosa A, Kempen B, Leenaars JGB, Walsh MG and Gonzalez MR 2014. SoilGrids1km— global soil information based on automated mapping.  PLoS ONE 9, e105992  more ...

McPherson TI 2014. Landscape scale species distribution modeling across the Guiana Shield to inform conservation decision making in Guyana. Biodiversity and Conservation 23, 1931-1948  more ...

Zhuo L, Mekonnen MM and Hoekstra AY 2014. Sensitivity and uncertainty in crop water footprint accounting: A case study for the Yellow River basin.  Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 18, 2219-2234  more ...

 

2013

Chammartin F, Scholte RGC, Guimarães LH, Tanner M, Utzinger J and Vounatsou P 2013. Soil-transmitted helminth infection in South America: A systematic review and geostatistical meta-analysis. The Lancet Infectious Diseases 13, 507-518  more ...

Liu M, Tian H, Yang Q, Yang J, Song X, Lohrenz SE and Cai WJ 2013. Long-term trends in evapotranspiration and runoff over the drainage basins of the Gulf of Mexico during 1901-2008.  Water Resources Research 49, 1988-2012   more ...

Moreira DS, Freitas SR, Bonatti JP, Mercado LM, É. Rosário NM, Longo KM, Miller JB, Gloor M and Gatti LV 2013. Coupling between the JULES land-surface scheme and the CCATT-BRAMS atmospheric chemistry model (JULES-CCATT-BRAMS1.0): Applications to numerical weather forecasting and the CO2 budget in South America.  Geoscientific Model Development 6, 1243-1259  more ...

Serna-Chavez HM, Fierer N and van Bodegom PM 2013. Global drivers and patterns of microbial abundance in soil.  Global Ecology and Biogeography, doi: 10.1111/geb.12070  more ...

Soora NK, Aggarwal PK, Saxena R, Rani S, Jain S and Chauhan N 2013. An assessment of regional vulnerability of rice to climate change in India.  Climatic Change 118, 683-699   more ...

Wißkirchen K, Tum M, Günther KP, Niklaus M, Eisfelder C and Knorr W 2013. Quantifying the carbon uptake by vegetation for Europe on a 1 km2 resolution using a remote sensing driven vegetation model.  Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss. 6, 2457-2489   more ...

 

2012

Avellan T, Zabel F and Mauser W 2012. The influence of input data quality in determining areas suitable for crop growth at the global scale – a comparative analysis of two soil and climate datasets.  Soil Use and Management, doi: 10.1111/j.1475-2743.2012.00400.x  more ...

Baldi G and Jobbágy EG 2012. Land use in the dry subtropics: Vegetation composition and production across contrasting human contexts.  Journal of Arid Environments 76, 115-127   more ...

Batjes NH 2012. Projected changes in soil organic carbon stocks upon projected changes in soil and water conservation practices in the Upper Tana River catchment, Kenya.  Land Degradation & Development, doi: 10.1002/ldr.2141  more ...

FAO/IIASA/ISRIC/ISSCAS/JRC 2012. Harmonized World Soil Database (version 1.2), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, ISRIC - World Soil Information, Institute of Soil Science - Chinese Academy of Sciences, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission, Laxenburg   PDF

Gottschalk P, Smith JU, Wattenbach M, Bellarby J, Stehfest E, Arnell N, Osborn TJ and Smith P 2012. How will organic carbon stocks in mineral soils evolve under future climate? Global projections using RothC for a range of climate change scenarios.  Biogeosciences Discuss 9, 411-451   more ...

Kaplan JO, Krumhardt KM and Zimmermann NE 2012. The effects of land use and climate change on the carbon cycle of Europe over the past 500 years.  Global Change Biology 18, 902-914 more ...

Romero CC, Hoogenboom G, Baigorria GA, Koo J, Gijsman AJ and Wood S 2012. Reanalysis of a global soil database for crop and environmental modeling.  Environmental Modelling and Software doi: .org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.02.018 more ...

Törnqvist R and Jarsjö J 2012. Water Savings Through Improved Irrigation Techniques: Basin-Scale Quantification in Semi-Arid Environments.  Water Resources Management 26, 949-962   more ...

Tum M and Borg E 2012. Comparing results of a remote sensing driven interception-infiltration model for regional to global applications with ECMWF data. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 10.1117/12.974553  more ...

Zhuang Q, Lu Y and Chen M 2012. An inventory of global N2O emissions from the soils of natural terrestrial ecosystems.  Atmospheric Environment 47, 66-75  more...

 

2011

Batjes NH 2011. Soil organic carbon stocks under native vegetation - revised estimates for use with the simple assessment option of the Carbon Benefits Project system.  Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 142, 365-373  more ...

Batjes NH 2011. Global distribution of soil phosphorus retention. Report 2011/06, Plant Research International (PRI), Wageningen UR, and ISRIC – World Soil Information, Wageningen, 42 p. with dataset  PDF

Beaulieu E, Goddéris Y, Labat D, Roelandt C, Calmels D and Gaillardet J 2011. Modeling of water-rock interaction in the Mackenzie basin: Competition between sulfuric and carbonic acids.  Chemical Geology 289, 114-123  more ...

Gray JM, Humphreys GS and Deckers JA 2011.  Distribution patterns of World Reference Base soil groups relative to soil forming factors. Geoderma 3-4, 373-383   more ...

Mekonnen MM and Hoekstra AY 2011. The green, blue and grey water footprint of crops and derived crop products. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 15, 1577-1600  more ...

Maharjan SK, Poorter L, Holmgren M, Bongers F, Wieringa JJ and Hawthorne WD 2011. Plant functional traits and the distribution of West African rain forest trees along the rainfall gradient.  Biotropica 43, 552-561 more ...

Wang M, Li Y, Ye W, Bornman JF and Yan X 2011. Effects of climate change on maize production, and potential adaptation measures: A case study in Jilin province, China.  Climate Research 46, 223-242     more ...   
 

2010

Betrie, G.D., Mohamed, Y.A., Van Griensven, A., Srinivasan, R. and Mynett, A., 2010. Sediment management modelling in Blue Nile Basin using SWAT model. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions 7, 5497-5524   more ...

Fischer, G., Prieler, S., van Velthuizen, H., Lensink, S.M., Londo, M., de Wit, M., 2010. Biofuel production potentials in Europe: Sustainable use of cultivated land and pastures. Part I: Land productivity potentials. Biomass and Bioenergy 34, 159-172  more... 

Hoff H, Falkenmark M, Gerten D, Gordon L, Karlberg L and Rockström J 2010. Greening the global water system. Journal of Hydrology 384, 177-186   more ...

Jansen N, Hartmann J, Lauerwald R, Dürr HH, Kempe S, Loos S and Middelkoop H 2010. Dissolved silica mobilization in the conterminous USA. Chemical Geology 270, 90-109   more ...

Krutz LJ, Shaner DL, Weaver MA, Webb RM, Zablotowicz RM, Reddy KN, Huang Y and Thomson SJ Agronomic and environmental implications of enhanced s--triazine degradation. Pest Management Science 66, 461-481   more ...

Licker R, Johnston M, Foley JA, Barford C, Kucharik CJ, Monfreda C and Ramankutty N 2010. Mind the gap: How do climate and agricultural management explain the 'yield gap' of croplands around the world?  Global Ecology and Biogeography 19, 769-782   more ...
 
Liu J and Yang H 2010. Spatially explicit assessment of global consumptive water uses in cropland: Green and blue water. Journal of Hydrology 384, 187-197  more ...

Lobell DB and Burke MB 2010. On the use of statistical models to predict crop yield responses to climate change. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 150, 1443-1452   more ...

Mekonnen MM and Hoekstra AY 2010. A global and high-resolution assessment of the green, blue and grey water footprint of wheat. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss 7, 2499-2542   more ...

Peña-Arancibia JL, Van Dijk AIJM, Mulligan M and Bruijnzeel LA 2010. The role of climatic and terrain attributes in estimating baseflow recession in tropical catchments. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 14, 2193-2205  more...

Romaguera M, Hoekstra AY, Su Z, Krol MS and Salama MS 2010. Potential of using remote sensing techniques for global assessment of water footprint of crops.  Remote Sensing 2, 1177-1196  more ...

Thornton PK, Jones PG, Alagarswamy G, Andresen J and Herrero M 2010. Adapting to climate change: Agricultural system and household impacts in East Africa. Agricultural Systems 103, 73-82   more ...

 

2009

Batjes NH 2009. Harmonized soil profile data for applications at global and continental scales: updates to the WISE database. Soil Use and Management 25, 124-127   more ...

Beusen AHW, Bouwman AF, Dürr HH, Dekkers ALM and Hartmann J 2009. Global patterns of dissolved silica export to the coastal zone: Results from a spatially explicit global model. Global Biogeochem. Cycles 23, GBA02   more ...

Gray JM, Humphreys GS and Deckers JA 2009. Relationships in soil distribution as revealed by a global soil database. Geoderma (In Press)  more ...

Hartmann J 2009. Bicarbonate-fluxes and CO2-consumption by chemical weathering on the Japanese Archipelago — Application of a multi-lithological model framework. Chemical Geology 265, 237-271   more ...

Henry M, Valentini R and Bernoux M 2009. Soil carbon stocks in ecoregions of Africa. Biogeosciences Discuss. 6, 797-823   more ...

Hiederer R 2009. Distribution of Organic Carbon in Soil Profile Data, Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, LuxembourgHiederer R 2009. Distribution of Organic Carbon in Soil Profile Data, Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg   more ... 

Liu J 2009. A GIS-based tool for modelling large-scale crop-water relations. Environmental Modelling & Software 24, 411-422   more ...

Liu J, Zehnder AJB and Yang H 2009. Global consumptive water use for crop production: The importance of green water and virtual water. Water Resour. Res. 45, 45, W05428, doi:10.1029/2007WR006051  more ... 

Liu X, Zhang W, Zhang M, Ficklin DL and Wang F 2009. Spatio-temporal variations of soil nutrients influenced by an altered land tenure system in China. Geoderma 152, 23-34   more ...
 
Omuto CT and Gumbe LO 2009. Estimating water infiltration and retention characteristics using a computer program in R. Computers and Geosciences    more ...

Reinds GJ, Posch M and de Vries W 2009. Modelling the long-term soil response to atmospheric deposition at intensively monitored forest plots in Europe. Environmental Pollution 157, 1258-1269  more ...

Thornton PK, Jones PG, Alagarswamy G and Andresen J 2009. Spatial variation of crop yield response to climate change in East Africa. Global Environmental Change 19, 54-65  more ...

Tingem M and Rivington M 2009. Adaptation for crop agriculture to climate change in Cameroon: Turning on the heat. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change 14, 153-168  more ...

Tingem M, Rivington M, Bellocchi G and Colls J 2009. Crop yield model validation for Cameroon. Theoretical and Applied Climatology 96, 275-280  more ...

Ye L and Van Ranst E 2009. Production scenarios and the effect of soil degradation on long-term food security in China. Global Environmental Change 19, 464-481   more ...


 


2008

Batjes NH 2008. Mapping soil carbon stocks of Central Africa using SOTER. Geoderma 146, 58-65  more ...
 
Batjes NH 2008. Soil parameter estimates for Senegal and The Gambia derived from SOTER and WISE (SOTWIS-Senegal, ver. 1.0). Report 2008/05, ISRIC – World Soil Information, Wageningen Wageningen, 39p with data set  PDF  
 
Batjes NH 2008. ISRIC-WISE Harmonized Global Soil Profile Dataset (Ver. 3.1). Report 2008/02, ISRIC – World Soil Information, Wageningen, 59p (with dataset)   PDF 
 
FAO/IIASA/ISRIC/ISSCAS/JRC, 2008. Harmonized World Soil Database (version 1.0). FAO, Rome, Italy and IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria   more ...

Gibbs, H.K., Johnston, M., Foley, J.A., Holloway, T., Monfreda, C., Ramankutty, N. & Zaks, D. 2008. Carbon payback times for crop-based biofuel expansion in the tropics: the effects of changing yield and technology. Environ. Res. Lett. 3034001  more ...
 

Klop E and Prins HHT 2008. Diversity and species composition of West African ungulate assemblages: effects of fire, climate and soil. Global Ecology and Biogeography 17, 778-787  more ...
 
Ye L, Tang H, Zhu J, Verdoodt A and Van Ranst E 2008. Spatial patterns and effects of soil organic carbon on grain productivity assessment in China.  Soil Use and Management 24, 80-91   more ...

 

2007

Batjes NH 2007. SOTER-based soil parameter estimates for Central Africa ― DR of Congo, Burundi and Rwanda (SOTWIScaf, ver. 1.0). Report 2007/02, ISRIC – World Soil Information, Wageningen    PDF
 
Batjes NH, R. Al-Adamat, Bhattacharyya T, M. Bernoux, C.E.P. Cerri, P. Gicheru, P. Kamoni, Milne E, Pal DK and Rawajfih Z 2007. Preparation of consistent soil data sets for SOC modelling purposes: secondary SOTER data sets for four case study areas.  Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 122, 26-34   more ...

Easter M, Paustian K, Killian K, Williams S, Feng T, Al-Adamat R, Batjes NH, Bernoux M, Bhattacharyya T, Cerri CC, Cerri CEP, Coleman K, Falloon P, Feller C, Gicheru P, Kamoni P, Milne E, Pal DK, Powlson D, Rawajfih Z, Sessay M and Wokabi S 2007. The GEFSOC soil carbon modeling system: a tool for conducting regional-scale soil carbon inventories and assessing the impacts of land use change on soil carbon. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment122, 13-25   more ...
 
Gijsman AJ, Thornton PK and Hoogenboom G, 2007. Using the WISE database to parameterize soil inputs for crop simulation models. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 56, 85-100  doi:10.1016/j.compag.2007.01.001 more ... 
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Safriel U, Ezcurra E, Tegen I, Schlesinger WH, Nellemann C, Batjes NH, Dent D, Groner E, Morrsion S, Rosenfeld D, Avner U, Brosch N, Golan-Goldhirsh A, Alpert P, Portnov B, Cates R, White R, Tsonis A, Schwartz M, Ayal Y, Pinshow B, Cohen D, Demere T, Shafir H, Warren A and Mazor E 2006. Deserts and the planet - Linkages between deserts and non-deserts. In: Ezcurra E (editor),  Global Deserts Outlook. UNEP, Nairobi, pp 50-72   PDF

Thomson AM, Cesar Izaurralde R, Smith SJ and Clarke LE 2007. Integrated estimates of global terrestrial carbon sequestration. Global Environmental Change, 18, 192-203  doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2007.10.002   more ...

Werner C, K. Butterbach-Bahl, E. Haas, T. Hickler, and R. Kiese 2007. A global inventory of N2O emissions from tropical rainforest soils using a detailed biogeochemical model. Global Biogeochem. Cycles 21, GB3010    more ...

 


2006

Batjes NH 2006. Soil carbon stocks of Jordan and projected changes upon improved management of croplands. Geoderma 132, 361-371  more ...

Batjes NH 2006. ISRIC-WISE derived soil properties on a 5 by 5 arc-minutes grid (version 1.1). Report 2006/02, ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen   PDF

Grace P, Colunga-Garcia M, Gage S, Robertson G and Safir G 2006. The Potential Impact of Agricultural Management and Climate Change on Soil Organic Carbon of the North Central Region of the United States. Ecosystems 9, 816-827   more ...
 
Milne E, Easter M, Paustian K, Williams SA, Killian K, Swan A, Sessay M, Cerri CEP, Cerri CC, Kamoni P, Gicheru P, Wokabi S, Bhattacharyya T, Palo DK, Gajbhiye KS, Al-Adamar R, Shabbaz M, Rawajfih Z, Khresat S, Powlson D, Coleman K, Batjes NH, Bernoux M, Feller C, Falloon P, Fischer G and Tubiello F 2006. Assessment of Soil Organic Carbon Stocks and Change at National Scale. In: Milne E, M Easter, CE Cerri, K Paustian and S Williams (editors), Technical Report of the Global Environmental Facility Co-financed Project No. GFL-2740-02-4381. Global Environmental Facility (GEF), UNEP and The University of Reading, Reading (UK), pp 171   PDF

MNP 2006. Integrated modelling of global environmental change - An overview of IMAGE 2.4 (Edited by AF Bouwman, T Kram and K Klein Goldewijk). Netherlands Environment Assessment Agency (MNP), Bilthoven 228 p   more ...
 
Stehfest E and Bouwman L 2006. N2O and NO emission from agricultural fields and soils under natural vegetation: summarizing available measurement data and modeling of global annual emissions. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 74, 207-228   more ...

 

2005

Batjes NH 2005. ISRIC-WISE global data set of derived soil properties on a 0.5 by 0.5 degree grid (ver. 3.0).  Report 2005/08, ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen   PDF

Batjes NH 2005. WISE-based soil parameter estimates for Northeastern Africa (ver. 1.0). Report 2005/05, ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen   PDF

Batjes NH 2005. WISE-based soil parameter estimates for North and Central Asia (East of the Ural) (ver. 1.0). Report 2005/03, ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen    PDF

Beusen AHW, Dekkers ALM, Bouwman AF, Ludwig W and Harrison J 2005. Estimation of global river transport of sediments and associated particulate C, N, and P. Global Biogeochem. Cycles 19, GB4S05 (doi:10.1029/2005GB002453)  more ...

Hofstra N and Bouwman AF 2005. Denitrification in Agricultural Soils: Summarizing Published Data and Estimating Global Annual Rates. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 72, 267-278  more ...

Krinner G, Viovy N, de Noblet-Ducoudré N, Ogée J, Polcher J, Friedlingstein P, Ciais P, Sitch S and Prentice IC 2005. A dynamic global vegetation model for studies of the coupled atmosphere-biosphere system.  Global Biogeochemical Cycles 19, GB1015  more ...

van Engelen VWP, Batjes NH, Dijkshoorn K and Huting J 2005. Harmonized Global Soil Resources Database (Final Report). Report 2005/06, FAO and ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen   PDF 
 

2004

Batjes NH 2004. Soil carbon stocks and projected changes according to land use and management: a case study for Kenya. Soil Use and Mangement 20, 350-356   more ...
 
Batjes NH 2004. Estimation of soil carbon gains upon improved management within croplands and grasslands of Africa. Environment, Development and Sustainability 6, 133-143  more ... 

Batjes NH 2004. Development of a 5 by 5 arc-minutes global data set of soil parameter estimates for use with the IMAGE model. Report 2004/05, ISRIC – World Soil Information, Wageningen   PDF

2003

Batjes NH 2003. A taxotransfer rule based approach for filling gaps in measured soil data in primary SOTER databases. Report 2003/03, ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen    PDF

Van Drecht G Bouwman AF Knoop JM Beusen AHW and Meinardi CR 2003. Global modeling of the fate of nitrogen from point and nonpoint sources in soils, groundwater, and surface water. Global Biogeochem. Cycles 17, 1115 (doi: 10.1029/2003GB002060)   more ... 

 

2002

Batjes NH 2002. Revised soil parameter estimates for the soil types of the world. Soil Use and Management 18, 232-235  more ...

Batjes NH 2002. ISRIC-WISE global data set of derived soil properties on a 0.5 by 0.5 degree grid (Version 2.0). Report 2002/03. International Soil Reference and Information Centre (ISRIC), Wageningen    PDF 
  
Batjes NH 2002. Soil parameter estimates for the soil types of the world for use in global and regional modelling (Version 2.0). ISRIC Report 2002/02. International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Soil Reference and Information Centre (ISRIC), Wageningen    PDF 

Batjes NH 2002. A homogenized soil profile data set for global and regional environmental research. ISRIC Report 2002/01. International Soil Reference and Information Centre (ISRIC), Wageningen   PDF 
 

Batjes N H 2002. SAFARI 2000 Derived Soil Properties, 0.5-Deg (ISRIC-WISE). Data set. Available on-line [http://www.daac.ornl.gov] from Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.   more ...

Bouwman AF Boumans LJM and Batjes NH 2002a. Estimation of global NH3 emissions from synthetic fertilizers and animal manure applied to arable lands and grasslands. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 16, doi: 10.1029/2000GB001389   more ...

Bouwman AF Boumans LJM and Batjes NH 2002b. Emissions of N2O and NO from fertilized fields: Summary of available measurement data. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 16, 1058, doi:10.1029/2001GB001811   more ...

Bouwman AF Boumans LJM and Batjes NH 2002c. Modeling global annual N2O and NO emissions from fertilized fields. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 16, 1080, doi:10.1029/2001GB00812   more ...
 
Jones P G and Thornton PK 2002. Spatial modeling of risk in natural resource management. Conservation Ecology 5(2), 27 more ... 
 
van Bodegom PM Verburg PH and Denier van der Gon HAC 2002. Upscaling methane emissions from rice paddies: problems and possibilities. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 16, 10.1029/2000GB001381  more ...

2001

Fischer G Van Velthuizen HT and Prieler S 2001. Assessment of potential productivity of tree species in China, Mongolia and the Former Soviet Union: Methodology and Results. IR-01-015, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg.

Hootsmans RM Bouwman AF Leemans R and Kreileman GJJ 2001. Modelling land degradation in IMAGE 2. RIVM Report 481508009, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven.

IFA and FAO 2001. Global estimates of gaseous emissions of NH3, NO and N2O from agricultural land (based on work by AF Bouwman, LJM Boumans and NH Batjes). International Fertilizer Industry Association and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, pp. 106.  more ...

Lettenmaier DP 2001. Macroscale Hydrology: Challenges and Opportunities. In: Matsuno T and H Kida (editors), Present and Future of Modeling Global Environmental Change: Toward Integrated Modeling. TERRAPUB Tokyo, pp 111-136    PDF

Van Drecht G Bouwman AF Knoop JM Meinardi C and Beusen A 2001. Global pollution of surface waters from point and nonpoint sources of nitrogen. In: Optimizing Nitrogen Management in Food and Energy Production and Environmental Protection (Proceedings of the 2nd International Nitrogen Conference on Society and Policy). TheScientificWorld 1.

 

2000

Jobbágy EG and Jackson RB 2000. The vertical distribution of soil organic carbon and its relation to climate and vegetation. Ecological Applications 10, 423–436   PDF

ier van der Gon HAC Bodegom PMv Houweling S Verburg PH and Van Breemen van 2000. Combining upscaling and downscaling of methane emissions from rice fields: methodologies and preliminary results. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 58, 285-301  PDF

Fischer G Van Velthuizen HT and Nachtergaele FO 2000. Global Agro-ecological Zones Assessment: Methodology and results. IR-00-064, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg. IGBP-DIS 2000. Global Soil Data Products CD-ROM (IGBP-DIS). IGBP Data and Information Services, Potsdam
 
Global Soil Data Task, 2000. Global Soil Data Products CD-ROM (IGBP-DIS). International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme, Data and Information System, Potsdam, Germany (Available from Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A; http://www.daac.ornl.gov)   more ...

Knox JW Matthews RB and Wassmann R 2000. Using a crop/soil simulation model and GIS techniques to assess methane emissions from rice fields in Asia. III: Databases. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 58, 179-199

Matthews E, Payne R, Rohweder M and Myurray S 2000. Pilot Analysis of Global Ecosystems: Forest Ecosystems. World Resources Institute, Washington, DC, 90 p   more ...

Matthews RB, Wassmann R, Knox JW and Beuenida LV 2000. Using a crop/soil simulation model and GIS techniques to assess methane emissions from rice fields in Asia. IV: Upscaling to national levels. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 58, 201-217  PDF

White RP Murray S and Rohweder M 2000. Pilot Analysis of Global Ecosystems: Grassland Ecosystems. World Resources Institute, Washington, DC, 89 pp.

Wood S Sebastian K and Scherr SJ 2000. Pilot Analysis of Global Ecosystems: Agroecosystems (with Analytical Contributions from Niels H. Batjes, ISRIC; Andrew Farrow, CIAT; Jean Marc Faurès, FAO; Günther Fischer, IIASA; Gerhard Heilig, IIASA; Julio Henao, IFDC; Robert Hijmans, CIP; Freddy Nachtergaele, FAO; Peter Oram, IFPRI; and Manuel Winograd, CIAT). World Resources Institute (WRI) and International Food Policy Reseach Institute (IFPRI), Washington, 110 pp.

 

1999

Bouwman AF and Van Vuuren D 1999. Global assessment of acidification and eutrophication of natural ecosystems. Environment Information and Assessment Technical Report 6 (UNEP/DEIA&EW/TR.99-6; RIVM/4002001012), UNEP and RIVM, Bilthoven.

Fairhurst T Lefroy R Mutert E and Batjes NH 1999. The importance, distribution and causes of P deficiency as a constraint to crop production in the tropics. Agoforestry Forum 9, 2-8. PDF

Reynolds CA, Jackson TJ and Rawls WJ 1999. Estimating Available Water Content by Linking the FAO Soil Map of the World with Global Soil Profile Databases and Pedo-transfer Functions. Proceedings of the AGU 1999 Spring Conference ( Boston, MA, May31-June 4, 1999)   more ...

 

1998

Cindery S Cambridge HM Herrera R Hicks WK Kuylenstierna JCI Murray F and Olbrich K 1998. Global assessment of ecosystem sensitivity to acidic deposition. Stockholm Environmental Institute, York, pp. 19.

Ganzenveld L Lelieveld J and Roelofs G-J 1998. A dry deposition parameterization for sulfur oxides in a chemistry and general circulation model. Journal of Geophysical Research 103, 5679-5694
 

1997

Batjes NH 1997. A world data set of derived soil properties by FAO-UNESCO soil unit for global modelling. Soil Use and Management, 13, 9-16 

Batjes NH, Fischer G, Nachtergaele FO, Stolbovoy VS and van Velthuizen HT 1997. Soil data derived from WISE for use in global and regional AEZ studies (ver. 1.0). Report IR-97-025, FAO/ IIASA/ ISRIC, Laxenburg    PDF 
 
Yost RS, Li ZC, Smith CS, Benites J and Nachtergaele F 1997. Merging Databases and Decision-aids:  Linking an updated Soil Fertility Capability Classification (FCC3) with the ISRIC-WISE (World Inventory of Soil Emission Potentials) database. Final Project Report, Food and Agriculture Organization (UN), University of Hawaii at Manoa, and Natural Resource Conservation Service (USDA), Honolulu   more ...

 

1996

Batjes NH 1996. Total carbon and nitrogen in the soils of the world. Eur. J. of Soil Science, 47, 151-16 

Batjes NH 1996. Development of a world data set of soil water retention properties using pedotransfer rules. Geoderma, 73, 31-52 
 
Batjes NH 1996. Documentation to ISRIC-WISE global data set of derived soil properties on a ½ by ½ grid. Work. Pap. 96/05, ISRIC, Wageningen   PDF

1995

Batjes NH 1995. A global data set of soil pH properties. Tech. Pap. 27, ISRIC, Wageningen   PDF 

Batjes NH 1995. A homogenized soil data file for global environmental research: A subset of FAO, ISRIC and NRCS profiles (Version 1.0). Work. Pap. 95/10, ISRIC, Wageningen    PDF  

Batjes NH and Bridges EM 1995. World Inventory of Soil Emission Potentials (WISE): Geographic quantification of soil factors that control fluxes of greenhouse gases. In: Zwerver S,  Van Rompaey RSAR, Kok MTJ and Berk MM (Editors), Climate Change Research: Evaluation and Policy Implications. Elsevier Science, Amsterdam, pp. 645-650 
  
Batjes NH, Bridges EM and Nachtergaele FO 1995. World Inventory of Soil Emission Potentials: development of a global soil data base of process-controlling factors. In: S. Peng, K.T. Ingram, H.U. Neue and LH Ziska (Editors), Climate Change and Rice. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, pp. 102-115

Spaargaren OC and Batjes NH 1995. Report on the classification into FAO-Unesco soil units of profiles selected from the NRCS pedon database for IGBP-DIS. Work. Pap. 95/01, ISRIC, Wageningen

1994

Batjes NH 1994. Generation of spatial products using the WISE database. Work. Pap. 94/09, ISRIC, Wageningen 

Batjes NH 1994. Report of a joint ISRIC-IRRI questionnaire on factors controlling production and emission of methane in irrigated rice lands. Work. Pap. 94/02, ISRIC, Wageningen 
   
Batjes NH and Bridges EM 1994. Potential emissions of radiatively active gases from soil to atmosphere with special reference to methane: development of a global database (WISE). J. of Geophysical Research, 99(D8): 16479-16489 
 
Bridges EM and Batjes NH 1994. Geographic quantification of soil factors and soil processes that control fluxes of greenhouse gases [Final Report]. Report No. 410-100-057, Dutch National Research Programme on Global Air Pollution and Climate Change, RIVM, Bilthoven

1993

Batjes NH 1993. World Inventory of Soil Emission Potentials: Profile database user's manual (Version 1.0). Work. Pap. 93/04, ISRIC, Wageningen

Batjes NH 1993. World Inventory of Soil Emission Potentials: Guidelines for soil profile selection and protocol for completing the WISE data entry sheets. Work. Pap. 93/02, ISRIC, Wageningen

1992

Batjes NH and Bridges EM (Editors) 1992. A review of soil factors and processes that control fluxes of heat, moisture and greenhouse gases, Tech. Pap. 23. ISRIC, Wageningen, 201 pp   PDF 

Batjes NH and Bridges EM (Editors) 1992. World Inventory of Soil Emission Potentials. Proceedings of International workshop organised in the framework of the Dutch National Research Programme on Global Air Pollution and Climate Change (24-27 August 1992), iv + 125. ISRIC, Wageningen   PDF