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More on the fires in NC and GA

The smoke has cleared, at least temporarily, from Athens this morning and it smells less smoky, which means the plume is now going elsewhere.  Here are a couple of pictures of the Rough Ridge fire in northern GA which the NWS Peachtree City posted yesterday.  You can read more about…
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“Planting Healthy Air”

The Nature Conservancy has a new study about the value of planting trees in cities.  The study looked at both the impacts on reducing temperature in urban areas but also reducing particulates through absorption by the trees. You can read a description of the work at The Atlantic CityLab at…
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