TITLE

URBAN HEAT ISLAND EFFECT REACHES BEYOND CITIES

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society;May2013, Vol. 94 Issue 5, p619
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research done on the phenomenon called the urban heat island effect. It references a study by Scripps Institution of Oceanography scientist Guang Zhang and colleagues, published in "Nature Climate Change." The researchers found that the phenomenon not only warms cities but also places thousands of miles away.
ACCESSION #
87881500

 

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