Global Natural and Anthropogenic Emmission Inventory for Ammonia (NH3) from the Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA), IGBP/IGAC

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Abstract: This data set contains global 1990 ammonia (NH3) emissions
inventory. Sources of ammonia considered include: domestic animals,
wild animals, synthetic fertilizers, biomass burning, biofuel
combustion, natural soils, crops, human population, fossil fuel use,
industry, and oceans.
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Description: Access to ammonia emissions inventory data from RIVM

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Caption:  1990 Ammonia Emissions Inventory
Description:  1990 Ammonia Emissions Inventory

Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Bouwman, A.F., Lee, D.S., Asman, W.A.H., Dentener, F.J., Van Der Hoek, K.W. and J.G.J. Olivier
Dataset Title: Ammonia Emissions Inventory
Dataset Release Date: 1997
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: RIVM/GEIA
Version: Version 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 1990-12-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 degree
Longitude Resolution: 1 degree
Temporal Resolution: monthly
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Global Emissions Inventory Activity, International Global Atmospheric Chemistry, International Geosphere-Biosphere Program Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 303-442-6866
Fax: 303-442-6958
Email: Paulette at
Contact Address:
GEIA Center
Panorama Pathways
2385 Panorama Avenue
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Postal Code: 80304
Country: USA
Distribution Media: ftp
Fees: none
Phone: 31-30-2743635
Fax: 31-30-2744417
Email: lex.bouwman at
Contact Address:
National Inst. of Public Health and the Environmental
Protection (RIVM)
Box 1
City: Bilthoven
Postal Code: NL-3720 BA
Country: The Netherlands
Bouwman, A.F., Lee, D.S., Asman, W.A.H., Dentener, F.J., Van Der Hoek,
K.W. and J.G.J. Olivier (1997). A Global High-Resolution Emission
Inventory for Ammonia, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 11:4, 561-587.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-07-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-02-15
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