This study is carried out as an effort to understand how the haze occurrence
that has been plaguing South East Asia affect the health of the citizen in
Malaysia, particularly in Johor due to its close proximity to Sumatra which has
been identified as one of the hotspots for frequent forest fires. The study is
done in Larkin and Pasir Gudang where health cases caused by poor air quality
such as conjunctivitis, URTI and asthma have been identified while HYSPLIT
model indicates the trajectory of the wind at different heights to help us
understand how wind movement during the selected time of the year causes
haze formation.

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