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SAFARI 2000 Biomass Burning Emissions, Selected Sites, Dry Season 2000
Entry ID: s2k_burn_emissions_752_1


Summary
Abstract: Biomass burning is a major source for gaseous and particulate atmospheric pollution over southern Africa and globally. The purpose of this study was to quantify biomass burning emissions in an attempt to better understand and predict associated environmental impacts. Sixty biomass burning experiments were carried out November 2000-January 2001 in three regions of southern Africa that are representative of major regional ecosystem types: Etosha National Park (Namibia), Kruger National Park (South Africa), and woodland sites in Zambia and Malawi.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 0.0   S: -35.0   E: 50.0   W: 10.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Lobert, J.M., W.C. Keene, and P.J. Crutzen. 2004. SAFARI 2000 Biomass Burning Emissions, Selected Sites, Dry Season 2000. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/752
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-11-24
Stop Date: 2001-01-16
Platform
LABORATORY Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15


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