Clean Air Status and Trend Network (CASTNet): Meteorology, Dry Deposition, Wet Deposition, Ozone Monitoring

SUMMARY

METADATA

DOCUMENTS

Equipment
  • CASTNet is a weekly precipitation sampling program
  • CASTNet results are comparable to 70 sites in the program and over 200 in the NADP network
  • AIRMoN monitors precipitation on an event-based frequency
CURRENT PARTICIPANT(S)

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

(1993-10-23 - 2007-03-31) Collect meteorological, Dry deposition, Wet deposition & data and Monitor ozone levels. To provide site specific data meteorology, dry deposition of sulfur and nitrogen species, wet deposition of major ions, and ozone. To provide air quality data specific to the Lye Brook Wilderness Area, a Class I Wilderness Area, to support research on the effects of air pollution on the Air Quality Related Values (AQRV) of the wilderness area.

CASTNet monitoring equipment

CASTNet monitoring equipment

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