Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres

JGR-Atmospheres includes physics and chemistry of the atmosphere, as well as the atmospheric-biospheric, lithospheric, and hydrospheric interface.

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American Geophysical Union
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3.303 (2010)
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Method fills gaps in monsoon understanding

Dwindling monsoon rain is a big deal for millions in East Asia who rely on the storms for their yearly water supply. Scientists at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory uncovered some culprits most likely to have the largest ...

dateMar 25, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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Background ozone a major issue in US West

Levels of "background ozone"—ozone pollution present in a region but not originating from local, human-produced sources—are high enough in Northern California and Nevada that they leave little room for local ozone production ...

dateSep 30, 2015 in Environment
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Is fishing truly sustainable?

Many studies have shown that raising cattle and pigs for food is hard on the environment, and fish has long been considered a better alternative.

dateMar 18, 2016 in Environment
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UCI maps methane leaks across Los Angeles Basin

Hundreds of methane-emitting hot spots have been identified across the Los Angeles Basin, including a "clean ports" truck refueling facility near the Port of Long Beach, power plants, water treatment facilities, and cattle ...

dateFeb 24, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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