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Methane Emissions from Dairy Sources (Vista-CA), State of California, USA, 2019

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Marklein, A.R., D. Meyer, M.L. Fischer, S. Jeong, T. Rafiq, M. Carr, and F.M. Hopkins. 2021. Methane Emissions from Dairy Sources (Vista-CA), State of California, USA, 2019. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1902

Overview

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1882
Version1.1
Project
Published2021-03-23
Updated2021-06-28
Usage41 downloads

Description

This dataset provides estimates of methane (CH4) emissions from dairies in California at a resolution of 0.1 degrees (~ 10 km x 10 km) for the year 2019. The mapped sources of dairy CH4 emissions are enteric fermentation and manure management reported in gigagrams per square kilometer per year (Gg km-2 yr-1). The sum of the two sources is also provided. These data are in the succession of Vista California (Vista-CA) spatial datasets that have identified and classified potential methane source emitters in California and were created utilizing an assortment of publicly available data sources from local, state, and federal agencies. This dataset can serve as a planning tool for mitigation, as a prior for estimating atmospheric observation-based emissions, attribution of emissions to a specific facility, and to validate CH4 emissions reductions from management changes.

Science Keywords

  • AGRICULTURE
  • ANIMAL COMMODITIES
  • DAIRY PRODUCTS
  • ATMOSPHERE
  • ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY
  • CARBON AND HYDROCARBON COMPOUNDS
  • METHANE
  • AGRICULTURE
  • ANIMAL SCIENCE
  • ANIMAL MANURE AND WASTE
  • BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION
  • ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES
  • MAMMALS
  • EVEN-TOED UNGULATES
  • ATMOSPHERE
  • AIR QUALITY
  • EMISSIONS

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Marklein, A.R., D. Meyer, M.L. Fischer, S. Jeong, T. Rafiq, M. Carr, and F.M. Hopkins. 2021. Methane Emissions from Dairy Sources (Vista-CA), State of California, USA, 2019. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1882

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Version History

VersionDataset TitlePublished
1.0Methane Emissions from Dairy Sources (Vista-CA), State of California, USA, 20192020-09-23
1.1Methane Emissions from Dairy Sources (Vista-CA), State of California, USA, 20192021-03-23
1.2Methane Emissions from Dairy Sources (Vista-CA), State of California, USA, 20192021-06-28