Water research at the University of Glasgow

AMAZONICA

AMAZONICA

This NERC funded research project seeks to identify the sources and sinks for atmospheric carbon dioxide over the Amazon basin. This is done neatly by measuring the atmospheric CO2 concentration in the high atmosphere before the air enters the Amazon, and after when it is deflected by the Andes and exits in SE Brazil.

Find out more: Amazonica webpage

Principal Investigator: Prof Susan Waldron

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