An increase in methane emissions from tropical Africa between 2010 and 2016 inferred from satellite data

@article{Lunt2019AnII,
  title={An increase in methane emissions from tropical Africa between 2010 and 2016 inferred from satellite data},
  author={Mark F. Lunt and Paul I. Palmer and Liang Feng and Christopher M. Taylor and Hartmut Boesch and Robert J. Parker},
  journal={Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics},
  year={2019}
}
Abstract. Emissions of methane (CH4) from tropical ecosystems, and how they respond to changes in climate, represent one of the biggest uncertainties associated with the global CH4 budget. Historically, this has been due to the dearth of pan-tropical in situ measurements, which is particularly acute in Africa. By virtue of their superior spatial coverage, satellite observations of atmospheric CH4 columns can help to narrow down some of the uncertainties in the tropical CH4 emission budget. We… 

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