Visit AirNow.gov for a one-stop source for air quality data and AQAW 2022 resources: https://www.airnow.gov/aqaw/.
May 2 – 6, 2022, is Air Quality Awareness Week. This year’s theme is “Be Air Aware & Prepared!”. The most common air pollutants in our region, ozone, sometimes called smog, and particle pollution, pose health risks for many residents each year. Each day during the week a news release and a social media post will feature a topic for you to learn more about air quality. Read more. Print full press release.
Links to Daily Press Releases to learn about each focus:
Video: Environmental Justice and Air Quality in Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties