Geografie 1994, 99, 14-19

First Evidence of Human's Influence on Climate of Prague and Brno

Jan Munzar

Ústav geoniky AV ČR, pobočka Brno, Drobného 28, P.O. Box 29, 613 00 Brno, Czechia

The paper brings some new knowledge on air quality deterioration as a part of urban environment in Prague and Brno in the end of the 18th and in the 19th centuries. The impact of man-induced processes on the creation of specific features of urban climate is documented.