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@prefix dcterms: <http://purl.org/dc/terms/> . @prefix xsd: <http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#> . @prefix gcis: <http://data.globalchange.gov/gcis.owl#> . @prefix rdf: <http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#> . @prefix doco: <http://purl.org/spar/doco> . @prefix cito: <http://purl.org/spar/cito/> . @prefix biro: <http://purl.org/spar/biro/> . @prefix prov: <http://www.w3.org/ns/prov#> . <https://data.globalchange.gov/report/nca4/chapter/appendix-5-frequently-asked-questions/figure/downscaling-fig> dcterms:identifier "downscaling-fig"; gcis:figureNumber "12"^^xsd:string; dcterms:title "Climate Modeling for Smaller Regions"^^xsd:string; gcis:hasCaption "The figure shows projections of annual precipitation (in inches) in California and Nevada in a global climate model with a resolution of 100 miles (left) and, after using a statistical model to account for the effects of topography, at a resolution of 3.6-miles (right). The global model has only a few grid cells over the entire state of California, so it does not resolve the coastal mountain range, interior valley, or Sierra Nevada on the border with Nevada. The precipitation field in the right panel, by contrast, captures the wet conditions on the west slopes of the mountains and the dry, rain shadow region to the east of the mountains. The topography has been exaggerated for clarity and by the same amount in both panels. Source: UCSD Scripps Institute of Oceanography."^^xsd:string; dcterms:rights [ rdf:value "Figure may be copyright protected and permission may be required. Contact original figure source for information"^^xsd:string; ]; gcis:hasImage <https://data.globalchange.gov/image/c6801091-9b33-484c-9782-3da961ba3c56>; gcis:hasImage <https://data.globalchange.gov/image/b6dea452-7559-4afa-8db2-0aaabcd47094>; gcis:isFigureOf <https://data.globalchange.gov/report/nca4/chapter/appendix-5-frequently-asked-questions>; gcis:isFigureOf <https://data.globalchange.gov/report/nca4>; ## Geographical extent of the figure content ## Temporal extent of the figure content a gcis:Figure, doco:Figure . ## Person and his/her role in the creation of the entity: <https://data.globalchange.gov/report/nca4/chapter/appendix-5-frequently-asked-questions/figure/downscaling-fig> prov:qualifiedAttribution [ a prov:Attribution; prov:agent <https://data.globalchange.gov/person/16007>; prov:hadRole <https://data.globalchange.gov/role_type/point_of_contact>; prov:actedOnBehalfOf <https://data.globalchange.gov/organization/us-global-change-research-program>; ] .