A large source of dust missing in Particulate Matter emission inventories? Wind erosion of post-fire landscapes

Wind erosion of soils burned by wildfire contributes substantial particulate matter (PM) in the form of dust to the atmosphere, but the magnitude of this dust source is largely unknown. It is important to accurately quantify dust emissions because they can impact human health, degrade visibility, ex...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: N.S. Wagenbrenner, S.H. Chung, B.K. Lamb
Format: Article
Published: BioOne 2017-02-01
Series:Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene
Online Access:https://www.elementascience.org/articles/185