Urban sprawl and air quality in large US cities.

  • Brian Stone
  • Published 2008 in Journal of environmental management


This study presents the results of a paper of urban spatial structure and exceedances of the 8-h national ambient air quality standard for ozone in 45 large US metropolitan regions. Through the integration of a published index of sprawl with metropolitan level data on annual ozone exceedances, precursor emissions, and regional climate over a 13-year period… (More)

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