Plant Trees In Mexico
Why plant trees in Mexico?
Mexico is steadily getting hotter, with average temperatures reaching 71.8F in 2014. Higher temperatures mean that pollutants release faster into the air.
- Despite best efforts from the government, Mexico City and others are cited as the most polluted cities in the world.
- In 2013, a study found that about 1,700 deaths and 4,200 hospitalizations in Mexico City were likely caused by pollution, costing the economy about $850 million.