Looking for more information on the air you breathe here in Maricopa County? The following air quality resources are available to you.
The Maricopa County Air Quality Department’s Clean Air Make More mobile application provides three-day air quality and weather forecasts, air quality restrictions, and the ability to report an air quality problem.
Awareness of air quality restrictions and information is critical to Maricopa County residents, and this mobile app enhances our ability to give residents the information they need to protect their health. Users have instantaneous access to the most up-to-date air quality forecast information, and can rely on the app for the most current air quality restrictions. The Clean Air Make More app has been downloaded more than 11,000 times and is Maricopa County’s first mobile app. It is a great way for all county citizens to educate themselves about the air they breathe.
The app is free to download and is available in the Apple app store and Google Play, as well as at www.CleanAirMakeMore.com/app
Maricopa County also offers text alerts on days when the concentrations of particulate matter (PM) and ozone pollution are expected to reach or exceed unhealthy levels.
Sign up to receive pollution advisories and No Burn Day restriction alerts when you Make the Clean Air Commitment. Just click on the following link: http://cleanairmakemore.com/take-action/#sthash.7JpFbLPE.dpuf
Maricopa County also has available enhanced air quality data on our web page including:
· Real-time updates for particulates ( dust and soot)
· Hourly updates for ozone, lead and other pollutants
· Real-time meteorology
· National Weather Service radar
· Satellite imagery
· Air Quality Health Index ratings
To see the data click http://www.maricopa.gov/aq/divisions/monitoring/Default.aspx
For more air quality information and resources see the department’s Clean Air Make More website. Visit www.CleanAirMakeMore.com to learn more.
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