Link Discovered Between Forest Fire Smoke and Pollution Events

News   Oct 20, 2017 | Original Story by Phil Gentry for The University of Alabama in Huntsville.

 
Link Discovered Between Forest Fire Smoke and Pollution Events

Spatial distribution of the number of smoke occurrence days over the CONUS derived 142 using the HMS analysis for the time period of August 1, 2005, through August 31, 2016. Credit: Aaron Kaulfus, University of Alabama in Huntsville.

 
 
 

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