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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Progress in the Study of Global Change in China.
Author Ye, R. ;
CORP Author National Environmental Protection Agency, Beijing (China).
Publisher 1992
Year Published 1992
Stock Number N94-28276/1
Additional Subjects Change detection ; Climate change ; Environmental monitoring ; Remote sensing ; Acid rain ; China ; Ozone depletion ; Foreign technology ; Air pollution
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  N94-28276/1 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 09/01/1994
Collation 8p
The Chinese government's efforts to cope with the global change are outlined. The following topics are included: (1) global climate change, including setting up historic climate data bank, developments of the model for prediction of climate change, inauguration of the inventory of CO2 emission sources, influence of methane emission from paddy fields to climate change, climate change observation and greenhouse gas monitoring throughout the country; (2) protection of biological diversity, of which serious loss is caused by human activity, such as biological resources exploration; (3) research on acid precipitation; and (4) stratospheric ozone layer protection, including active part played by Chinese government in the montreal protocol on ozone depleting substances.