Manila Journal of Science 11 (2018), pp. 22-31

Aircraft Noise Assessment in a Mixed Urban–Residential Hamlet and the Possible Role of Tree Cover in Noise Abatement in Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City, Philippines

Pollution is a big issue in the Philippines. However, the country has not focused its attention towards noise pollution. This study assessed the noise intensity of a hamlet located very near the airport, where aircraft takeoffs and landings occur daily. It compares the noise intensity (in decibels) between areas with tree cover and those without. Read More