Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Air Quality: Another source of stress on workers

In my previous post I discussed the impacts of high heat on outdoor workers.  Another source of stress is poor air quality, which can be either from high particulate levels or from corrosive ground-level ozone.  Both of these can put stress on breathing in vulnerable populations.  You can get air…
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Historical hurricane track database

If you are interested in seeing which hurricanes and tropical storms have passed through your area in the past, you should try out the NOAA hurricane track viewer.  You can access it at https://www.climate.gov/maps-data/dataset/historical-hurricane-tracks-gis-map-viewer.  It includes tracks going back for the last 150 years, although areas far from land may be…
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