2012 Symposium Info and Presentations

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The Southwest Border Symposium on Air Quality and Climate was held on April 22 and 23, 2013 at the Farm and Ranch History Museum in Las Cruces, NM. The purposes of this symposium were to present key findings of the Binational Air Quality Project that was sponsored by the New Mexico Department of Health, to discuss air quality issues in the Paso del Norte region, to discuss emerging air quality issues due to a changing climate, and to discuss the sources, characterization and forecasting of wind-blown dust in the region. The symposium was hosted by Dr. Dave DuBois on behalf of the Binational Air Quality Program.

See this NM Climate Center blog entry at the New Mexico Climate Center blog for more information about the event.

Presentation List

One of the purposes of the Symposium was to share information about air quality and health in the Binational Border Region, including the key findings of the Binational Air Quality Program so far. Slides from the presentations given over the day and a half of the Symposium are provided below.