Articles | Volume 15, issue 19
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 11147–11164, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-11147-2015
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 11147–11164, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-11147-2015

Research article 07 Oct 2015

Research article | 07 Oct 2015

The CarboCount CH sites: characterization of a dense greenhouse gas observation network

B. Oney et al.

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We present a detailed analysis of a new greenhouse gas measurement network in the Swiss Plateau, situated between the Jura mountains and the Alps. We find the network's measurements to be information rich and suitable for studying surface carbon fluxes of the study region. However, we are limited by the high-resolution (2km) atmospheric transport model's ability to simulate meteorology at the individual measurement stations, especially at those situated in rough terrain.
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