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- Rivera, Erika; Antonio-Némiga, Xanat; Origel-Gutiérrez, Gabriel; Sarricolea, Pablo; Adame-Martínez, Salvador
- Environmental earth sciences 2017 v.76 no.5 pp. 225
- surface temperature, etc ; Landsat; autumn; cities; climate; dry season; heat island; population size; soil water; spring; summer; weather stations; wet season; wind; winter; Latin America; Mexico; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... The dynamic of consolidation of urban areas in Latin America has allowed that almost 80% of the population concentrates in cities; this has produced changes in land covers and modified regional climate, propitiating the appearance of urban heat islands. The Metropolitan Area of Toluca, State of Mexico, Mexico, holds the fifth national place in population size and experiences this process, because ...