Category Archives: Air Quality (Particulate) announcements

2012 Feb. 7: OR: Calm weather means dirty air Wood-burning bans and advisories …

2012 Feb. 7: OR: Calm weather means dirty air Wood-burning bans and advisories … The Register-Guard Gomez said he visited two homes on Monday that were emitting visible wood smoke. He left door hangers at both homes, he said. The … Continue reading

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2012 Feb 5: WA Thurston County: Stage 2 Burn Ban CONTINUES in Thurston County

2012 Feb 5: WA Thurston County: Stage 2 Burn Ban CONTINUES in Thurston County KMAS Under a Stage 2 ban, no burning is allowed in fireplaces or wood stoves (certified and uncertified), and all outdoor burning is prohibited, even in … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 4: WA Seattle (Pierce County): Here comes the sun … and the Pierce County burn ban

2012 Feb. 4: WA Seattle (Pierce County): Here comes the sun … and the Pierce County burn ban KPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest Outdoor fires are banned, and no burning is allowed in uncertified wood stoves and fireplaces. … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 9: Canada, British Columbia, Prince George: First Air Quality Advisory Of Year Remains In Place

2012 Feb. 9: Canada, British Columbia, Prince George: First Air Quality Advisory Of Year Remains In Place Opinion250 News Fudge says based on air quality data, the high levels of fine particulates are mainly due to a combination of wood … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 10: ND Grand Forks; AIR QUALITY ADVISORY ISSUED FOR GRAND FORKS

2012 Feb. 10: ND Grand Forks; AIR QUALITY ADVISORY ISSUED FOR GRAND FORKS The Boundary Sentinel … of fine particulates that are expected to persist until/for Saturday. … Avoid the use of wood stoves and fireplaces unless the sole source … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 7: OR Oakridge: Calm weather means dirty air

2012 Feb. 7: OR Oakridge: Calm weather means dirty air The Register-Guard Today will be Oakridge’s fourth day in which all wood stove and fireplace … are emitting visible wood smoke, as opposed to homes that are burning cleanly. Calm … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 5: AZ: Growth plans must take aim at pollution

2012 Feb. 5: AZ: Growth plans must take aim at pollution Arizona Republic No-burn days are one of the most familiar anti-pollution measures. Wood–burning fires are prohibited on days when particulate levels are expected to be high …

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