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The study of ozone variations in the Las Vegas metropolitan area using remote sensing information and ground observations

  title={The study of ozone variations in the Las Vegas metropolitan area using remote sensing information and ground observations},
  author={George Z. Xian and Mike Crane},
Urban development in the Las Vegas Valley, Nevada, has grown rapidly in the past fifty years. Associated with this growth has been a change in landscape from natural cover types to developed urban land mixed with planned vegetation canopy throughout in the metropolitan area. Air quality in the Las Vegas Valley has been affected by increases in anthropogenic emissions and concentrations of carbon monoxide, ozone, and criteria pollutants of particular matter. Ozone concentration in the region is… 

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