VIDEO | See How Texas Trees Foundation and Alliance Data Are Working to Reverse Dallas’ Rising Temps

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VIDEO | See How Texas Trees Foundation and Alliance Data Are Working to Reverse Dallas’ Rising Temps

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Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 8:35am

CAMPAIGN: Data for Good: Dallas Urban Heat Island Study

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Dallas is the second-fastest warming city in the United States, according to Texas Trees Foundation's Urban Heat Island Management Study of Dallas and its surrounding areas. The study, which was sponsored by Alliance Data, determined, "Cities do not cause heat waves - they amplify them." The ramifications of urban heat adversely affect public health, longevity of infrastructure, public opinion, and our economy. And the data from this study reveals that trees help mitigate rising temperatures, improve health of community, offset carbon emissions. Learn how Alliance Data and Texas are using this data to help inform and drive action for municipalities, urban developers and corporations.

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CAMPAIGN: Data for Good: Dallas Urban Heat Island Study

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