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Urban Heat Island Effect

Climate Action:
Urban Heat Island Effect

Urban Heat Island (UHI)

Learn about:
  • Learn about climate change and the urban heat island effect. Understand how different surfaces retain heat and explore engineering options for mitigating the urban heat island effect.
Kit will include:
  • Kit includes materials to study the urban heat island effect and develop engineering solutions to help mitigate its impacts.
This kit will support one class, size 20-30 students.
NOTE: Due to unprecedented demand, we are no longer taking Urban Heat Island Activity Lesson registrations and we encourage you to download the At-Home Instructions and Supply List.