New high-quality satellite data sets essential to assess the fate of atmospheric ozone and better understand anthropogenic impacts.
The Ozone_cci project is part of the ESA Programme on Global Monitoring of Essential Climate Variables (ECV), better known as the Climate Change Initiative (CCI), initiated in 2010.
The CCI Programme wants to contribute to the data bases collecting Essential Climate Variables (ECV) required by the United Nations Framework Convention of Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the International Panel on Climate Change. In particular, Ozone_cci will:
Three main product lines will be developed:
Ozone CCI: http://www.esa-ozone-cci.org/
ESA CCIR: http://cci.esa.int/
Essential Climate Variables: http://www.wmo.int/pages/prog/gcos/index.php?name=EssentialClimateVariables