Spatial Analysis on the Concentrations of Air Pollutants in Basra Province (Southern Iraq)

Shukri I. Al-Hassen, Abdul Wahab A. Sultan, Adnan A. Ateek, Hamid T. Al-Saad, Salah Mahdi, Abdulzahra A. Alhello
2015 Open Journal of Air Pollution  
This paper aims to analyze the geographic distribution of air pollutant concentrations in Basra Province, Southern Iraq, and to cartographically determine the spatial variation of air pollution levels as well as to recognize the hottest spots of air pollution within the study area, and conclude that the levels of air pollution in the study area are spatially varied, with an irregular spatial pattern and some hotspots.
doi:10.4236/ojap.2015.43013 fatcat:4dbqf2wktrfddmjebangwblr6y