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Center for the Environment Presentation: Seven Piedmont Counties Have High Ozone Levels

January 23, 2012

Category: Environmental Science, Events


By Kathy Chaffin, SalisburyPost.com

The more than 100 people who attended Thursday evening's presentation at the Center for the Environment facility on the Catawba College campus learned they had something in common: high ozone levels.

They heard about the results of a Piedmont Carolina summer air monitoring study conducted by the Center for the Environment through its Campaign for Clean Air and Dr. Cindy DeForest Hauser, associate professor of chemistry at Davidson College.

The team analyzed data from sample collectors placed in the backyards of homes in Rowan, Cabarrus, Iredell, Davidson, Mecklenburg and Gaston counties in North Carolina and York County in South Carolina over an eight-week period from May 31 to July 26. Read more...


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