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ACP | Articles | Volume 19, issue 4
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 2561–2576, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-2561-2019
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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 2561–2576, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-2561-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 28 Feb 2019

Research article | 28 Feb 2019

Intercomparison of atmospheric trace gas dispersion models: Barnett Shale case study

Anna Karion et al.

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Model output associated with "Inter-comparison of Atmospheric Trace Gas Dispersion Models: Barnett Shale Case Study" A. Karion, T. Lauvaux, and I. Lopez Coto https://doi.org/10.18434/T4/1503403

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In this study, we use atmospheric methane concentration observations collected during an airborne campaign to compare different model-based emissions estimates from the Barnett Shale oil and natural gas production basin in Texas, USA. We find that the tracer dispersion model has a significant impact on the results because the models differ in their simulation of vertical dispersion. Additional work is needed to evaluate and improve vertical mixing in the tracer dispersion models.
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