Coal mine dust lowers spectral reflectance of Arctic snow by up to 84 percent

Coal mine dust lowers spectral reflectance of Arctic snow by up to 84 percent

Dust released by an active coal mine in Svalbard, Norway, reduced the spectral reflectance of nearby snow and ice by up to 84 percent, according to new research. (University of Colorado at Boulder) Read more at sciencedaily.com

2017-02-02 14:32