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Photo of An elementary school within the Chicago Public School system
ID: 1457
Tree Cover Boosts Academic Performance in Chicago Public Schools

An analysis of academic achievement within Chicago Public Schools suggests that a higher proportion of tree cover, relative to grass and other v ...

Principal Investigator : Sonya Sachdeva

Resource Management and Use
Wildlife and Fish
Water, Air, and Soil
Photo of
ID: 1197
Understanding resident use of a new elevated pedestrian and bicycle trail

Monitoring use of a new elevated trail in Chicago provides important information to city managers. Preliminary results suggest that "The 606" ha ...

Principal Investigator : Sonya Sachdeva

Photo of Daily correlation between PM2.5 levels (orange circles) and Twitter Activity (blue crosses.) Sonya Sachdeva, U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service.
ID: 1110
Using Tweets to Model Wildfire Smoke

Forest Service scientists and their partners found that crowdsourced data collected from Twitter can be used to accurately predict air quality i ...

Principal Investigator : Sonya Sachdeva

Inventory and Monitoring
Water, Air, and Soil
Wildland Fire and Fuels