Blockwalking with AAH: Rice University’s Urban Immersion Program

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Article contribution by Truce Pham, Rice University Urban Immersion Program Coordinator.   On July 14 and 21, sixty Rice University students worked with Air Alliance to learn about the organization’s impact on environmental policy and action. The students were part of a summer program called Urban Immersion that was focusing on the history, culture, and

AAH Conducts Evaluation of Particulate Matter Samplers


Article contribution by Air Alliance Houston Board Member Thomas H. Stock, PhD, MPH. Air Alliance Houston (AAH) conducted a year-long study of particulate matter (PM2.5) pollution in Galena Park, Texas during 2012/2013. The final report (Air Pollution and Public Health in Galena Park, Texas, July 2014) is available here. In this study, measurements of PM2.5 mass and some