Ozone Layer Recovery, and Implications for Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure (draft dated August 20, 2007). Next, the committee met with the SAP authoring team, who provided in-depth presentations of their research and material used to formulate the draft document. The committee met in closed session to discuss the draft SAP in detail. This present report constitutes the committee’s peer review of SAP 2.4 and results from the committee’s careful study of the draft and its interactions with those present at the meeting. This report includes the committee’s findings, recommendations, suggestions, and options for the authors to consider in finalizing SAP 2.4.
The Statement of Task for the NRC Committee
The committee will address the following review criteria (which are based on the NRC's own review criteria):
The following two chapters provide detailed comments for improving SAP 2.4. Chapter 2 of this report presents the committee’s overarching comments, which span more than one section of the SAP. Chapter 3 of this report provides both major and specific comments for the individual sections of the SAP.
CCSP (U.S. Climate Change Science Program). 2007. CCSP Synthesis and Assessment Product 2.4: Prospectus for Trends in Emissions of Ozone-Depleting Substances, Ozone Layer Recovery, and Implications for Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure. Washington, DC: U.S. Climate Change Science Program. Available online: http://www.climatescience.gov/Library/sap/sap2-4/sap2-4prospectus-final.pdf.