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Heat Island Effect

Heat Island Video Segments

The following video segments help describe the heat island effect. They were created through a partnership between EPA and The Weather Channel (TWC) cable network, as part of TWC's Forecast Earth series. The list below contains links to the movies for both 56K modem connections and broadband connections. Please choose the appropriate link for the connection and player you have installed on your computer. If you do not have a player, you may download one from the links provided in the column headers. If you would just like to see a transcript of the text, click on the link in the “Transcript Text” column.

Transcript Text
Urban Heat Island Effect - Heat and Health
56 K Modem
( RM, 583KB)
( WMV, 617KB)
( MOV, 656KB)
( PDF, 96KB)
Broadband
( RM, 4.7MB)
( WMV, 4.7MB)
( MOV, 4.6MB)
Urban Heat Island Effect - Mitigation
56 K Modem
( RM, 587KB)
( WMV, 617KB)
( MOV, 634KB)
( PDF, 111KB)
Broadband
( RM, 4.7MB)
( WMV, 4.7MB)
( MOV, 4.5MB)

 

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