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The South Fork is under an air quality alert on Tuesday, June 6, due to wildfire smoke coming from Canada. According to AirNow.gov, the air quality index rating, depending on location and time of day, is forecast to be at either the “Unhealthy for Se
“It’s a code red day for ozone.” If you hear this on your local news, what does it mean? Are you at risk? Do you know what to do?
Jun. 5—EAU CLAIRE — A gauzy haze hung Sunday and Monday over Eau Claire after traveling well over a thousand miles from wildfires burning in eastern Canada. Suspended in the air were tiny particles created by combustion, which not only made scenery blurry in the distance but also created advisories cautioning residents to limit strenuous activity outdoors. × This page requires Javascript. ...
The Allen Road Wildfire has burned more than 5,000 acres within the Bass River State Forest and was 50% contained as of Thursday evening.
An air quality alert continues into Monday morning in the Twin Cities metro area plus additional portions of eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin. We have alert details, plus a look at rain chances and temperatures for the next few days.
The state declared an Air Pollution Action Day on Monday, warning air quality could be unhealthy for sensitive groups throughout the day.
The number of forest fires in northern Ontario continues to grow with a total of 48 active fires in the region, including 33 that are not yet under control. Only two months into the fire season and there have already been more than double the total number in 2022.
There have been an "unprecedented" number of fires so far, burning an area about the size of Belgium.
Bangladesh needs better coordination with neighbouring South Asian countries in its quest for cleaner air, a World Bank report said on Tuesday.