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Virgin Islands National Park Air Quality Monitoring

Deposition Monitoring Site in Virgin Islands National Park
Air Atlas
Air Atlas is a GIS database of air quality estimates for 270 parks that are part of the NPS Inventory and Monitoring Program. These estimates can be used when on-site monitoring data is not available.

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Atmospheric Deposition Monitoring
Virgin Islands NP has had both a NADP/NTN wet deposition monitoring station and a CASTNet dry deposition monitoring site in the park since 1998.

National Atmospheric Deposition Program/National Trends Network
--Site Overview and Data
EPA Clean Air Status and Trends Network (CASTNET) Overview
--Site Overview and Data

Ultraviolet Radiation (UV) Monitoring
UV radiation is monitored in Virgin Islands NP as part of the PRIMENet program.

Ozone Monitoring
Ozone has been continuously monitored at Virgin Islands NP since 1998 (site #780030001).

Visibility Monitoring
Visibility has been monitored in Virgin Islands NP as part of the Interagency Monitoring of Protected Visual Environments (IMPROVE) network, using an aerosol sampler (1990-present) and a nephelometer (1998-present).

updated on 01/18/2006  I   http://nature.nps.gov/air/permits/aris/VIIS/monitoring.cfm   I  Email: Webmaster