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Volume 16, issue 24
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 15665–15688, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-15665-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 15665–15688, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-15665-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 20 Dec 2016

Research article | 20 Dec 2016

Measurements of biogenic volatile organic compounds at a grazed savannah grassland agricultural landscape in South Africa

Kerneels Jaars et al.

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Biogenic volatile organic compounds (BVOCs) – important in tropospheric ozone and secondary organic aerosol formation – were measured at a savannah grassland in South Africa. Results presented are the most extensive for this type of landscape. Compared to other parts of the world, monoterpene levels were similar, while very low isoprene levels led to significantly lower total BVOC levels. BVOC levels were an order of magnitude lower compared to anthropogenic VOC levels measured at Welgegund.
Biogenic volatile organic compounds (BVOCs) – important in tropospheric ozone and secondary...
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