Monitoring atmospheric composition & climate
 
 
Climate forcing

MACC provides support to climate change studies by monitoring atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide and methane and their fluxes as well as aerosols.

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Monitoring of Greenhouse Gases and Fluxes

Analyses of atmospheric CO2 and CH4 and their surface fluxes running 6 months behind real time.

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Reanalysis of Greenhouse Gases and Fluxes

Renalysis of atmospheric CO2 and CH4 and their surface fluxes for the period 2003 - 2010.

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Monitoring of Global Aerosols

Daily analyses and 4-day forecasts of global  aerosol.

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Reanalysis of Global Atmospheric Composition

Reanalysis of atmospheric composition for the period 2003 - 2010

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Observed Aerosol Optical Depth and Aerosol Speciation Record

Aerosol parameters are retrieved from a combination of simultaneous AATSR and SCIAMACHY measurements.