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Chiricahua National Monument Air Quality Monitoring

Deposition Monitoring Site near Chiricahua National Monument, Arizona
Air Atlas
Air Atlas is a GIS database of air quality estimates for 270 parks that are part of the NPS Inventory and Monitoring Program. These estimates can be used when on-site monitoring data is not available.
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Atmospheric Deposition Monitoring
Wet deposition is monitored in Chiricahua NM (1999-present) as part of the National Atmospheric Deposition Program/National Trends Network (NADP/NTN). The site ID is AZ98. Dry deposition rates are estimated for Chiricahua NM (site CHA467), 1995-present, as part of the Clean Air Status and Trends Networks (CASTNet).

Ozone Monitoring
Tropospheric (ground-level) ozone concentrations have been monitored in Chiricahua NM from 1989-1992 and 1995-present. The EPA AirData site ID is 040038001.

Visibility Monitoring
Visual air quality in Chiricahua NM has been monitored using an aerosol sampler (1988-present), a transmissometer (1989-present), and a 35mm camera (1981-1995).

updated on 01/18/2006  I   http://www.nature.nps.gov/air/permits/aris/CHIR/monitoring.cfm   I  Email: Webmaster