Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2014

Chapter 4 Scientific Summary

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Scientific Summary Chapter 4: Stratospheric Ozone Changes and Climate

Since the last Assessment, new research has better quantified the impact of stratospheric ozone changes on climate. Additional model and observational analyses are assessed which examine the influence of stratospheric ozone changes on stratospheric temperatures and circulation, Southern Hemisphere tropospheric circulation and composition, surface climate, oceans, and sea ice.