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airshed

[′er‚shed]
(geography)
The geographical area associated with a given air supply.
(meteorology)
The air supply in a given region.
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A slight decline in concentrations of nitrogen dioxide, nitrogen oxide, formaldehyde occurred in airshed of Bishkek.
Concentration gradient patterns of aerosol particles near interstate highways in the greater Cincinnati airshed.
Louis airshed, I attended the Air Pollution Control Association meetings in Cleveland.
27) Because even if you agree with Lou Henkin's position that "[s]overeignty is essentially an internal concept," (28) you have to admit that the sovereign equality of states, and the correlative norm of non-intervention, would at least make a person think twice before advising a government that it would be okay to dump pollution into a transboundary stream, or into a shared airshed.
Newcastle City Council (NCC) (1998) Air Quality Summary Paper: Newcastle Airshed Management Plan, Newcastle, NSW.
If the entitlement to pollute others' airshed anonymously is removed and privacy concerns ameliorated, significant improvements can be made to reducing the uncertainties and to improving the cost-effectiveness of the air quality improvements.
Sitting on an airshed coalition group as the representative of public health protection and the health authority.
Collins, Kimberly, Margarito, Quintero, Marco Reyna y Carlos Yruretagoyena (2003), Understanding Air Pollution and Health in the Binational Airshed of Imperial and Mexicali Valley, CCBRES, SDSU, Calexico.
In an industrial society that pollutes its air, a reliable and accurate pollution source apportionment model would allow regulating agencies to know which sources are contributing to the airshed and in what amounts.
Development of accurate air quality models requires the collection of samples representative of the airshed.
Yruretagoyena; Understanding Air Pollution and Health in the Binational Airshed of the Imperial and Mexicali Valleys, Southwest Center for Environmental Research and Policy, Summer 2003, Revised, 1-10 (2003).