Define the term plume & explain about the plume behavior?
The distribution pattern of gaseous pollutants in the atmosphere is referred to as plume behavior, and it is affected by wind conditions, atmospheric stability, and the vertical temperature profile. It exhibits both seasonal and diurnal changes.
A plume is defined as a feather, a collection of feathers, or a cloud of substance that spreads from its source. A plume is a big, full feather from an ostrich that you wear in your hat. A plume of smoke is a cloud of smoke that comes from someone smoking a cigarette.