The Department of Health
and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has
released the Fourth
National Report on Human Exposure to Environmental Chemicals, 2009.
The Report is cumulative (containing all the results from
previous Reports) and provides new data for years 2003- 2004.
In May 2010, the
Chief Medical Officer of Health released a report titled The
Potential Health Impact of Wind Turbines.
Upcoming Webinars – The
Federation of Canadian Municipalities has some great
webinars coming up including How Municipal
Leaders Are Reducing Fleet Emissions and Carbon-Neutral Local
here to sign up now.
today for a webinar
Green Fleets Heavy Duty Vehicle Life Cycle and Environmental Costing
Tool – on October 21st at 10:00am.
Workshop - Moving
Towards Adaptation is being held by the Ontario Centre for Climate
Impacts and Adaptation Resources (OCCIAR) on October 27th
and 28th. To register please
contact Jackie Richard at 705-675-1151 ext 2014 or email at email@example.com
Climate Change and Global Warming
Form and Extreme Heat Events: Are Sprawling Cities more Vulnerable to
Climate Change than Compact Cities? This study examines the
association between urban form at the level of the metropolitan region
and the frequency of extreme heat events over a five decade period
Clean Air Partnership has prepared A User Needs Assessment for GeoConnections. The assessment, titled Developing a Geospatial
Decision Support System to Address Extreme Heat and the Urban Heat
Island Effect in the Greater Toronto Area, was
to identify and describe the need for a decision
support system to
help local government decision-makers address questions relating to
heat in the GTA
Clean Air Summit
- Read all about the
proceedings from the Clean
Air and Climate Change Summit Proceedings that
occurred on June 2nd 2010.