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Planning Underway for Mexico Megacity Air Quality Study
Published: November 06, 2002
Posted: November 18, 2002

Planning is underway for a major air quality study to be conducted in the Mexico City basin in spring 2003, and funded by a consortium of Mexican and U.S. agencies, including the National Science Foundation and the Department of Energy. Scientists supported by the Office of Sciences Atmospheric Science Program will deploy ground-based instruments in collaboration with this megacity study led by Nobel Prize winning chemist, Dr. Mario Molina.

Contact: Peter Lunn, SC-74 (301) 903-4819
Topic Areas:

  • Research Area: Atmospheric System Research

Division: SC-23.1 Climate and Environmental Sciences Division, BER
      (formerly SC-74 Environmental Sciences Division, OBER)


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