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Research article
24 Sep 2015
Research article |  | 24 Sep 2015

Global OZone Chemistry And Related trace gas Data records for the Stratosphere (GOZCARDS): methodology and sample results with a focus on HCl, H2O, and O3

L. Froidevaux, J. Anderson, H.-J. Wang, R. A. Fuller, M. J. Schwartz, M. L. Santee, N. J. Livesey, H. C. Pumphrey, P. F. Bernath, J. M. Russell III, and M. P. McCormick

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Cited articles

Anderson, J. G., Brune, W. H., and Proffitt, M. H.: Ozone destruction by chlorine radicals within the Antarctic vortex: The spatial and temporal evolution of ClO–O3 anticorrelation based on in situ ER-2 data, J. Geophys. Res., 94, 11465–11479, 1989.
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Anderson, J., Froidevaux, L., Fuller, R. A., Bernath, P. F., Livesey, N. J., Pumphrey, H. C., Read, W. G., and Walker, K. A.: GOZCARDS Merged Data for Water Vapor Monthly Zonal Means on a Geodetic Latitude and Pressure Grid, version 1.01, Greenbelt, MD, USA: NASA Goddard Earth Science Data and Information Services Center, accessible from, 2013.
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