Articles | Volume 13, issue 5
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 13, 2053–2075, 2021
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 13, 2053–2075, 2021
Data description paper
18 May 2021
Data description paper | 18 May 2021

The winter 2019 air pollution (PM2.5) measurement campaign in Christchurch, New Zealand

Ethan R. Dale et al.

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MAPM is a project whose goal is to develop a method to infer particulate matter (PM) emissions maps from PM concentration measurements. In support of MAPM, we conducted a winter field campaign in New Zealand. In addition to two types of instruments measuring PM, an array of other meteorological sensors were deployed, measuring temperature and wind speed as well as probing the vertical structure of the lower atmosphere. In this article, we present the measurements taken during this campaign.