Interannual variability and trend of CH4 lifetime as a measure for OH changes in the 1979–1993 time period

@article{Dentener2003InterannualVA,
  title={Interannual variability and trend of CH4 lifetime as a measure for OH changes in the 1979–1993 time period},
  author={Frank J. Dentener and Wouter Peters and Maarten C. Krol and Michiel van Weele and Peter Bergamaschi and Jos Lelieveld},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research},
  year={2003},
  volume={108},
  pages={4442}
}
[1] The interannual variability and trend in the CH4 lifetime, as a measure for global mean OH concentration, have been analyzed systematically with three-dimensional (3-D) chemistry-transport model simulations. It is shown that the global mean OH concentration is highly variable from year to year due to changes in meteorology, changes in tropospheric UV radiation intensities, and changes in chemical concentrations owing to variable emissions of photochemical precursor gases (CH4-CO-NMVOC-NOx… 

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