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Black carbon emissions in Russia: A critical review

Publications Posted on: October 05, 2018
This study presents a comprehensive review of estimated black carbon (BC) emissions in Russia from a range of studies. Russia has an important role regarding BC emissions given the extent of its territory above the Arctic Circle, where BC emissions have a particularly pronounced effect on the climate.

Northern Eurasia black carbon

Science Spotlights Posted on: August 16, 2016
Scientists examined daily black carbon emissions from fires over different land cover types in Northern Eurasia. Their results are critical in understanding the future impacts of climate change on the fire dynamics in Northern Eurasia and the contribution of black carbon to accelerated melting of Arctic ice.