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Title: Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Mixing Ratios from the NOAA CMDL Carbon Cycle Cooperative Global Air Sampling Network (2009)

Abstract

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Climate Monitoring and Diagnostics Laboratory (NOAA/CMDL) has measured CO2 in air samples collected weekly at a global network of sites since the late 1960s. Atmospheric CO2 mixing ratios reported in these files were measured by a nondispersive infrared absorption technique in air samples collected in glass flasks. All CMDL flask samples are measured relative to standards traceable to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) CO2 mole fraction scale. These measurements constitute the most geographically extensive, carefully calibrated, internally consistent atmospheric CO2 data set available and are essential for studies aimed at better understanding the global carbon cycle budget.

Authors:
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  1. NOAA Climate Monitoring and Diagnostics Laboratory, Boulder, CO (USA)
Publication Date:
Other Number(s):
NDP-005
Product Type:
Dataset
Research Org.:
Environmental System Science Data Infrastructure for a Virtual Ecosystem (ESS-DIVE) (United States); Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Biological and Environmental Research (BER)
OSTI Identifier:
1394442
DOI:
10.3334/CDIAC/atg.ndp005

Citation Formats

Conway, Thomas, and Tans, Pieter. Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Mixing Ratios from the NOAA CMDL Carbon Cycle Cooperative Global Air Sampling Network (2009). United States: N. p., 2009. Web. doi:10.3334/CDIAC/atg.ndp005.
Conway, Thomas, & Tans, Pieter. Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Mixing Ratios from the NOAA CMDL Carbon Cycle Cooperative Global Air Sampling Network (2009). United States. doi:10.3334/CDIAC/atg.ndp005.
Conway, Thomas, and Tans, Pieter. 2009. "Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Mixing Ratios from the NOAA CMDL Carbon Cycle Cooperative Global Air Sampling Network (2009)". United States. doi:10.3334/CDIAC/atg.ndp005. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1394442. Pub date:Thu Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2009
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