A review paper by Tomasi et al. is the latest in a series of papers that address various aspects of Polar aerosols, just accepted for publication in Earth-Sciences Review. Multi-year sets of ground-based sun-photometer measurements conducted at 12 Arctic sites and 9 Antarctic sites were examined to determine daily mean values of aerosol optical thickness [contact]
Contributions invited for Changing Arctic Atmospheric Composition at Arctic Change (8-12 December 2014 in Ottawa, Canada).
Arctic atmospheric composition is strongly influenced by air imported from mid-latitudes as well as processes occurring in the Arctic... [more]
Abstract deadline is 3 October 2014.
NOAA Arctic Funding Opportunity
NOAA's Arctic Research Program (of the Climate Program Office) has a competition for the next 5 years to carry out work both in the southern Chukchi Sea and to the north at the shelf edge break. International cooperation is encouraged with the Pacific Arctic Group, RUSALCA, the IASOA program as well as modeling.