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Environment & Ecology: Grappling With Urban Air Pollution, TCU Prairie Prophet, BRT Lines Produce Less Smog

ENVIRONMENT & ECOLOGY

How Clean is the Air We Breath in Cities? 

The City Fix

 

More and more cities worldwide are grappling with the ever-increasing menace of air pollution - especially in India, which contains some of the most polluted cities in the world.


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TCU Prairie Prophet 

Fort Worth Star Telegram

 

Standing knee-deep in a restored patch of prairie in the middle of the Fort Worth, Tony Burgess - a renowned botanist, naturalist and natural-born teacher - is a man immersed in his element.


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Orange, Gold Lines Produce Less Smog Than Auto Use 

The Source

 

One of the arguments frequently made for building more mass transit - in particular rail projects - is that it will help reduce pollution and, as a byproduct, greenhouse gases that are contributing to climate change.


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