Health Advisory: Precautionary Fire Smoke Advisory Expanded to Grande Prairie Region

While Grande Prairie continues to enjoy a low risk Air Quality Health Index (AQHI) rating, Alberta Health Services has issued a precautionary Air Quality Health Advisory for the region.  Smoke in the air due to uncontrolled fires in northern Alberta  may cause deterioration of air quality into the weekend.

For up to the hour AQHI rating please visit www.paza.ca

The following information is courtesy of Alberta Health Services:

FREE ~ Vehicle Emission Clinic in Grande Prairie!

PAZA is proud to announce our first ever FREE Vehicle Emission’s Clinic!

 

Come check it out!

Call 780.833.4343 or email dawn@paza.ca for more information!

 

 

 

Alberta Environment & Water Awards PAZA a Grant

PAZA has been awarded a $10,000.00 grant from Alberta Environment and Water for public education and outreach.  On June 5th and 6th in partnership with the City of Grande Prairie and Canfor, PAZA will host the first ever vehicle emissions clinic in Grande Prairie!  Check out our web page for details on the Free Vehicle Emissions Clinic.

Thank you to Alberta Environment & Water!

 

How was your air in 2011? Annual General Meeting April 23, 2012

The Peace Airshed will be hosting our Annual General Meeting on April 23, 2012!  And you are invited to learn about the air quality in the peace region over the past year.  It will be a great event with lots of opportunities to speak with local municipalities, government agencies and industry.

Meeting 4:00 p.m.
Supper 5:00 p.m.
Presentations 6:00 p.m.

Sexsmith Curling Club in Sexsmith, Alberta!

Please RSVP to Dawn by email dawn@paza.ca or call 780.833.4343

Love to see you there!

 

Thank you 2011 members!

PAZA thanks our members for their support over the 2011 monitoring year.  Our regional monitoring network would be unable to operate without the valuable support of our members.

Members represented various stakeholder groups by regularly attending meetings, participating on committees and donating their time and resources to PAZA.  These members are the back bone of PAZA and ensure that we continue to operate with integrity to ensure the best possible air quality data is available to everyone.

To see a complete list of our sponsors go to our members page.  And stop in and say thank you to our members for participating in PAZA!

It was an amazing 2011!

2012 Photo Contest “Nicole Emmett”

 

Alberta Environement and Water releases document on the Value of Airsheds

Alberta Environment and Water has release a document regarding the value of air and watershed in Alberta.  This report was summarized in the presentation below presented by Cory Doll, Senior Relationship Advisor with Alberta Environment & Water.

Summary Presentation of the Value of Air and Water Sheds in Alberta

If you would like a copy of the entire document please contact PAZA at dawn@paza.ca