Seasonal Cycles in Atmospheric CO2 Concentrations

  • Martin R. Manning
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 15)


This chapter addresses the seasonal cycles in the concentration of atmospheric CO2, and the information they contain about the corresponding seasonal cycles of sources and sinks of CO2. Although the important factors will be covered, this is not intended as an exhaustive review of the subject, and in particular no attempt has been made to review the extensive literature in this area.


Seasonal Cycle Atmospheric Transport Source Distribution Seasonal Component Latitude Band 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin R. Manning
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental SciencesUniversity of ColoradoBoulderUSA
  2. 2.Nuclear Sciences GroupDSIR Physical SciencesLower HuttNew Zealand

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