Journal article

The Antarctic ozone hole during 2012

AR Klekociuk, MB Tully, PB Krummel, HP Gies, SP Alexander, PJ Fraser, SI Henderson, J Javorniczky, SV Petelina, JD Shanklin, R Schofield, KA Stone

Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal | AUSTRALIAN BUREAU METEOROLOGY | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Antarctic Science programme

Funding Acknowledgements

We acknowledge the Department of Environment for support of this work, and the assistance of the following people: Jeff Ayton and the Australian Antarctic Division's Antarctic Medical Practitioners in collecting the solar UV data, Nada Derek of CSIRO for preparation of figures, BoM observers for collecting upper air measurements, expeditioners of the British Antarctic Survey for collecting the Halley measurements, and the staff at the Cape Grim Baseline Station, Tasmania, for the collection of ODS data. Odin is currently a third-party mission for the European Space Agency. OSIRIS operations and data retrievals are primarily supported by the Canadian Space Agency. The OMI ozone data are courtesy of the Ozone Processing Team at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Aura/MLS data used in this study were acquired as part of the NASA's Earth-Sun System Division and archived and distributed by the Goddard Earth Sciences (GES) Data and Information Services Center (DISC) Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC). UKMO data were obtained from the British Atmospheric Data Centre ( NCEP Reanalysis-2 data were obtained from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Earth System Research laboratory, Physical Sciences Division. Part of this work was performed under Projects 737 and 4012 of the Australian Antarctic Science programme.