2014 NATIONAL AIR QUALITY CONFERENCES
2/5/14: It’s American Heart Month. Did you know you can use the AQI to help protect your heart? Check out EPA’s new PSA on air pollution and heart health.
1/15/14: An updated Technical Assistance Document for the Reporting of Daily Air Quality is now available.
1/9/14: An updated version of the Air Quality Index (AQI) Toolkit for Teachers is now available.
1/3/14: EPA Proposes Updates to Air Standards for Newly Manufactured Woodstoves and Heaters | Press Release
Call for Speakers and Posters - 2014 National Air Quality Conference More
11/7/13: Alaska joins AirNow.gov!
10/23/13: AirNow API replaces AirNow Gateway. The AirNow API suite of tools includes web services, data feeds, and other file products for software developers.
10/21/13: Eight New Pennsylvania Schools Join the School Flag Program
8/30/13: Idaho DEQ Smoke Forecast
8/27/13: Northern California Smoke Blog
8/23/13: Idaho DEQ Update: Air Quality Advisory Remains in Effect for the Clearwater River Cooridor on the Nez Perce Reservation
8/22/13: Yosemite Fire Updates
8/22/13: Idaho DEQ has issued a Stage 1 Forecast and Caution for Camas, Blaine, and Lemhi Counties. Air quality has begun to improve in the Ketchum/Hailey area.
8/20/13: Idaho DEQ Smoke Forecast The Ketchum/Hailey area is continuing to experience Hazardous air quality in the morning due to smoke from the Beaver Creek fire.
8/16/13: Idaho DEQ has issued a Stage 1 Forecast and Caution for Camas, Blaine, Elmore, Boise, Custer, and Lemhi Counties due to wildfire smoke. These are effective through Monday, August 19 at which time they will be re-evaluated.
8/19/13: Idaho DEQ Smoke Forecast
8/15/13: Idaho DEQ is continuing a Stage 1 Forecast and Caution for Camas, Blaine, Elmore, and Boise Counties due to wildfire smoke.
7/29/13: DEQ Urges Oregonians to Protect Themselves from Wildfire Smoke News Release
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7/29/13: Oregon wildfires impacting Bay Area air quality. News Release.
7/21/13:South Coast AQMD has deployed temporary mobile air quality monitors to better assess the air quality and public health impacts from wildfire smoke.
7/3/13: WILDFIRE SMOKE HEALTH ADVISORY Issued for portions of south-central Colorado.
5/3/13: South Coast AQMD issues smoke advisory for the Banning area due to smoke from the Summit Fire.
5/3/13: Ventura County APCD issues Air Quality Advisory for Blowing Dust, Smoke, and Ash
5/2/13: South Coast AQMD Issues Smoke, Windblown Dust Advisory for Areas of Riverside and San Bernardino Counties
5/2/13: A Look Back: Ozone 2012
3/22/13: New and Updated Materials Available for the School Flag Program. For more details, please visit airnow.gov/schoolflag.
3/11: The updated Air Quality Index (AQI) for particle pollution takes effect Monday, March 18, 2013. AirNow products will reflect the updated AQI as of that date. More information (PDF 341K)