WMO GAW Global Ozone Observing System (GAW - GO3OS)
1956, as Global Ozone Observing System (GO
/SUB>OS). Present name adopted 1989. Now part of WMO Global Atmosphere Watch (GAW), coordinated by WMO Atmospheric Research and Environment Programme (AREP), within the framework of World Meteorological Organization (WMO / OMM / OMM). Ceased to exist.
As a permanently working monitoring system, providing necessary ozone data for study and assessment of trends; standardize observational practices; arrange for instrument comparison and international assessment of the state of the ozone layer.Available with paid subscription only.
Ground-based ozone stations (over 140), located in more than 60 countries and in Antarctica, are supplemented by satellites through WMO. WMO World Data Centre for Ozone and Ultraviolet Radiation (WOUDC) collects, archives and distributes the data generated.
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- Fundamental Sciences
- Inorganic Chemical Compounds
- Research, Standards
- Inspection, Tests
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