Assistant Professor Dr Patiwat Littidej is the Head of the Geo-Informatics Research Unit for Local Development in the Department of Geo-Informatics, Faculty of Informatics, Mahasarakham University. His interests include phenomenon of global climate change. He may be reached at email@example.com
Air pollution is nothing new in the Northeast, but it is getting more severe. The region has the largest sugarcane cultivation areas and the burning of sugarcane creates toxic dust particles. Yet, Isaan only has very few air quality monitoring stations.