Atmospheric Gases and Particulates in Panama

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Science  22 Jul 1966:
Vol. 153, Issue 3734, pp. 408-410
DOI: 10.1126/science.153.3734.408


The concentrations of trace gases in tropical air from samples taken on the Isthmus of Panama are compared with those reported by others. The role of a tropical land mass as a sink or source of atmospheric components is discussed.