A specific PFT and sub-canopy structure for simulating oil palm in the Community Land Model

Yuanchao Fan1, Alexander Knohl2, Olivier Roupsard3, Martial Bernoux4, Guerric le Maire5, Oleg Panferov6, Martyna Kotowska2,7 and Ana Meijide8, (1)Harvard University, Center for the Environment, Cambridge, MA, United States, (2)University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany, (3)CIRAD, Montpellier, France, (4)IRD Institute for Research and Development, Montpellier, France, (5)CIRAD & CATIE, Montpellier, France & Turrialba, Costa Rica, France, (6)University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany, (7)University of Göttingen, Department of Plant Ecology and Ecosystems Research, Göttingen, Germany, (8)University of Göttingen, Crop Sciences, Göttingen, Germany