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Volume 15, issue 5
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 2473–2486, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-2473-2015
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Special issue: CHemistry and AeRosols Mediterranean EXperiments (ChArMEx)...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 2473–2486, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-2473-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 05 Mar 2015

Research article | 05 Mar 2015

Aerosol properties over the western Mediterranean basin: temporal and spatial variability

H. Lyamani et al.

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High aerosol loads over Alborán were mainly associated with desert dust transport and occasional advection from central European urban-industrial areas. The fine particle load observed over Alborán was surprisingly similar to that obtained over the other three nearest AERONET stations, suggesting homogeneous spatial distribution of fine particle loads over the four studied sites in spite of the large differences in local sources.
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