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Using Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to study the concentration of major air pollutants in Lahore City of Pakistan

Textbook 2015 106 Pages

Earth Science / Geography - General, Basics

Summary

Lahore city is very highly polluted. The major causes of which are alarmingly increasing number of motor vehicles and a large number of industries. The research highlights the spatio-temporal patterns of sample pollutants including Sulfur dioxide, Oxides of Nitrogen, Carbon monoxide Ozone, and Particulate matter. The concentrations of these pollutants have been monitored at ten sample sites in the city. The effects of increasing air pollution on population of study area have been studied using questionnaire techniques.

Details

Pages
106
Type of Edition
Erstausgabe
Year
2015
ISBN (eBook)
9783954899043
ISBN (Book)
9783954894048
File size
21.4 MB
Language
English
Catalog Number
v294741
Grade
Tags
Pollution Lahore City Industry Air pollution monitoring Spatial Pattern Geographical Information System Spatial Analysis Air pollution effect

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Title: Using Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to study the concentration of major air pollutants in Lahore City of Pakistan