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Climatology and low-level air pollution potential from ships in the Hampton Roads.

United States. Navy. Weather Research Facility.

Climatology and low-level air pollution potential from ships in the Hampton Roads.

by United States. Navy. Weather Research Facility.

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Published by U.S. Navy Weather Research Facility in Norfolk, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meteorology,
  • Air -- Pollution -- Virginia -- Hampton Roads,
  • Climatology,
  • Diffusion

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 60 p.
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15181647M

    Globally, commercial ships emit almost half as much particulate pollution into the air as the total amount released by cars, according to a new study. Ship pollutants affect both the Earth's. health is not affected by toxic air pollution. Coming in at #20, southeastern Newport News is the subject of an EPA funded Community Action for a Renewed Environment (CARE) grant to assist community residents in understanding local pollution exposures, the health impacts of those exposures and in advocating for pollution Size: KB.

    Exchange and Transport of Air Pollutants over Complex Terrain and the Sea: Field Measurements and Numerical Modelling; Ship, Ocean Platform and of Pollutants in the Troposphere (9)) [Larsen, Soren E., Fiedler, Franz, Borrel, Peter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Exchange and Transport of Air Pollutants over Complex Terrain and the Format: Hardcover.   Slowing cargo vessels near coastlines by 10 to 15 miles per hour could dramatically cut ships’ air pollution, according to a new study. But only a few U.S. ports have initiated such : Environmental Health News.

      After two years, the Hampton Roads Sea level Rise and Resilience Intergovernmental Planning Pilot Project (Intergovernmental Pilot Project or IPP), convened at Old Dominion University, has come to a successful close. The key deliverables include a whole of government mitigation and adaptation planning process and an integrated regional . Reports to the General Assembly. Establishment of a Hampton Roads Biomedical Research Consortium RD - University of Virginia Six-Year Plan: through RD49 - Report on University of Virginia’s College at Wise Compliance with Va. Code § RD - Air Quality and Air Pollution Control Policies of the.


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Emission “Caps” and Reduction Targets. Considering the outcome of the UNFCCC discussions in Copenhagen, as well as recent discussions at the IMO to address GHG emissions from emissions from ships, and we believe that IMO is the most. The MEPC began examining ships’ air pollution in Consequently, a new air pollution addendum to MARPOL 73/78, which is now referred to as Regulations for the Prevention of Air Pollution from Ships or MARPOL 73/78 Annex VI, was adopted inwhich entered into force on May Cited by:   Ground-level ozone gets created when emissions from cars, power plants, wildfire smoke, and other sources chemically react in sunlight.

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The Commonwealth of Virginia questioned why the following areas that are part of the Air Quality Control Regions (AQCR) and are in attainment are separated out from their respective AQCR's in the November 6, rule: AQCR (National Capital Interstate), AQCR (Hampton Roads Intrastate), and AQCR (State Capital Intrastate).

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Hi, Our family lived in Charlotte for 15 years, on the southside. 18 months ago we moved to Hampton Roads. Now, while I'll try to be fair, I have to let you know that we really didn't want to move, so I have a chip on my shoulder against Hampton Roads, just because it isn't Charlotte where all our dearest friends are.

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