Reconciling models and measurements to assess trends in atmospheric mercury deposition.

@article{Sunderland2008ReconcilingMA,
  title={Reconciling models and measurements to assess trends in atmospheric mercury deposition.},
  author={Elsie M Sunderland and Mark D Cohen and Noelle E. Selin and Gail L Chmura},
  journal={Environmental pollution},
  year={2008},
  volume={156 2},
  pages={526-35}
}
Changes in atmospheric mercury deposition are used to evaluate the effectiveness of regulations controlling emissions. This analysis can be complicated by seemingly incongruent data from different model runs, model types, and field measurements. Here we present a case study example that describes how to identify trends in regional scale mercury deposition using best-available information from multiple data sources. To do this, we use data from three atmospheric chemistry models (CMAQ, GEOS-Chem… CONTINUE READING
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