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Agricultural Fires Important Source of Delhi Pollution

News   Apr 03, 2018 | Original Story by Leah Burrows for Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

 
Agricultural Fires Important Source of Delhi Pollution

This image, captured by NOAA/NASA's Suomi NPP's Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS), shows agricultural fires in the northernmost section of the Punjab state of India in October 2017. Actively burning areas, detected by VIIRS are outlined in red. Credit: NASA/ Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team.

 
 
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