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Results of Philly’s Citizen Science Heat Mapping Study Expected in Spring

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Sophia Schmidt
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WHYY
Temperature and air quality sensors attached to Carolyn Martin's car.

Philadelphia participated in a citizen science heat mapping project this summer – along with over a dozen other communities across the country. Sophia Schmidt of WHYY’s PlanPhilly reports results are trickling in.

(Original air-date: 11/21/22)

Sophia Schmidt is a Delaware native, and covers the environment for WHYY’s PlanPhilly. Before coming to Philadelphia in 2021, Sophia reported on her home state of Delaware for Delaware Public Media and produced interviews for NPR’s “Weekend Edition.” Sophia was a 2021 Metcalf Fellow.