Ground based in situ observations of nephelometer at Big Bend National Park-K-Bar (TX04) (US4504R)

Abstract:
Ground based in situ observations of nephelometer at Big Bend National Park-K-Bar (TX04) (US4504R). These measurements are gathered as a part of the following projects GAW-WDCA, IMPROVE and they are stored in the EBAS database (http://ebas.nilu.no/). Parameters measured are: aerosol_light_scattering_coefficient in aerosol (volume_scattering_coefficient_in_air_due_to_dried_aerosol_particles)

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