MonAirNet | Strengthening the Austrian-Czech Republic Cross-Border Cooperation:
Impact Assessment of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in the atmosphere


MONAIRNET Sampling Site:

  • Dačice

Sampling site type:

  • impacted, suburban

GPS coordinates:

  • 49°04'48.0"N, 15°26'28.9"E


  • 457 m

Sampling methods on this site within the MONAIRNET project:

  • Passive Air Sampling

Site Description:

The sampling site is located on eastern edge of the Dačice town, in the grounds of the Elementary school, Za Lávkami 273/3. The site was situated on a flat terrain, built up by detached family homes, close to agricultural lands.

Passive samplers were deployed in the garden behind the school building on a steel construction approximately 2 meters above ground.

Solid fuels combustion (domestic heating) in nearby houses and agricultural activity are the local impacts on the concentration of studied pollutants.