Articles | Volume 16, issue 6
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 3903–3925, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-3903-2016

Special issue: Observations and Modeling of the Green Ocean Amazon (GoAmazon2014/5)...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 3903–3925, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-3903-2016

Research article 23 Mar 2016

Research article | 23 Mar 2016

Seasonality of isoprenoid emissions from a primary rainforest in central Amazonia

Eliane G. Alves et al.

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For a long time, it was thought that tropical rainforests are evergreen forests and the processes involved in these ecosystems do not change all year long. However, some satellite retrievals have suggested that ecophysiological processes may present seasonal variations mainly due to variation in light and leaf phenology in Amazonia. These in situ measurements are the first showing of a seasonal trend of volatile organic compound emissions, correlating with light and leaf phenology in Amazonia.
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