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Rajendra Madhavrao Shende

Rajendra Madhavrao Shende (born 13 July 1949) was the head of the OzonAction Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme, Division of the Technology, Industry and Economics (UNEP DTIE). He was also Review Editor for the IPCC Special report on Technology Transfer. He was also Coordinating Lead Author for the IPCC/TEAP special report] on safeguarding …

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Ozone Hole 1990

Ozone Hole Area Minimum Ozone (million km2) (DU) Maximum Daily Minimum Daily Year Date Value Date Value 1990 19 September  21.1  05 October 111 http://ozonewatch.gsfc.nasa.gov The 1990 Antarctic Ozone Hole as observed by TOMS The 1990 Antarctic ozone hole matched the record 1987 ozone hole in depth, duration, and area. During the formation phase of …

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Ozone Hole 2003

Ozone Hole Area Minimum Ozone (million km2) (DU) Maximum Daily Minimum Daily Year Date Value Date Value 2003 24 September  28.4  26 September 91 http://ozonewatch.gsfc.nasa.gov http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/stratosphere/sbuv2to/ozone_hole_plot.png       http://bascoe.oma.be/index.html   2003 ANTARCTIC OZONE ‘HOLE’ NEAR RECORD SIZE;COLD TEMPERATURES PLAY MAJOR ROLE Oct. 7, 2003 — This year’s Antarctic ozone “hole” is the second largest …

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Ozone Hole 2002

  Ozone Hole Area Minimum Ozone (million km2) (DU) Maximum Daily Minimum Daily Year Date Value Date Value 2002 19 September  21.9  20 September 131 http://ozonewatch.gsfc.nasa.gov Waves in the Atmosphere Batter South Pole, Shrink 2002 Ozone Hole December 6, 2002 A greater number of large “planetary sized waves” in the atmosphere that move from the …

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The Ozone Hole 2001

Ozone Hole Area Minimum Ozone (million km2) (DU) Maximum Daily Minimum Daily Year Date Value Date Value 2001 17 September  26.5  22 September 91 http://ozonewatch.gsfc.nasa.gov British Antarctic Survey summary-In 2001 the ozone hole reached an area of over 25 million square kilometres at its maximum in September, and lasted until the summer solstice. Once the …

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The Ozone Hole 2000

Ozone Hole Area Minimum Ozone (million km2) (DU) Maximum Daily Minimum Daily Year Date Value Date Value 2000 09 September  29.9  29 September 89 http://ozonewatch.gsfc.nasa.gov     British Antarctic Survey summary-The 2000 ozone hole reached its greatest extent in early September at 28.4 million square kilometres and was the largest ever-recorded ozone hole. It reached …

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