Patterns of Pollution

A Report on Demographics and Pollution in Metro Atlanta

Photo Courtesty: Elizabeth Buie Flickr PhotostreamLearn about the Patterns of Pollution in metro Atlanta. The report analyzes publicly available information to identify eight types of air, water, and land pollution and compares this pollution information with demographic data on people living in the 14-county region.

The Patterns of Pollution report identifies 5 pollution hotspots in the metro Atlanta area.  The mapping portion of the project also includes an interactive map that allows you to find pollution points near where you live in metro Atlanta. 

Simply click the link below, enter an address in the the 14-county metro Atlanta area, and pull up a report of sources of pollution near that address.

Key findings from the report:

Download the full report.