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- Hirano, Takashi, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Field crops research 2012 v.134 pp. 80-94
- El Nino; La Nina; air temperature; carbon dioxide; climate; drought; dry season; ecosystem respiration; ecosystems; floods; net ecosystem exchange; net ecosystem production; paddies; primary productivity; rain; ratooning; rice; seasonal variation; soil water; solar radiation; typhoons; vapor pressure; wet season; Philippines
- ... Seasonal rainfall in the Philippines is known to be modulated by ENSO phenomenon, with El Niño frequently contributing to reduced rainfall and drought while La Niña resulting in excessive rainfalls, floods and more intense typhoons. The alterations in rainfall patterns can have considerable feedback on solar radiation, air temperature, and soil moisture which can affect the ecosystem CO₂ exchange. ...