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Scientists will use the cohesive dataset to better understand the current status of stratospheric ozone depletion in preparation for the WMO/UNEP Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2022.
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Recent increases in boreal forest burned area, which have been linked with climate warming, highlight the need to better understand the composition of wildfire emissions and their atmospheric impacts.
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