Peace Region Air Quality Update

PRESS RELEASE:

Contact: Peace Airshed Zone Association (PASZA) Phone: (780) 833-4343

Box 21135 Grande Prairie, AB. T8V 6W7 Phone (780) 833-4343 1-866-764-2681 www.pasza.ca

AIR QUALITY UPDATE

GRANDE PRAIRIE,AB, AUGUST 19,2010: PASZA is a multi stakeholder organization that monitors ambient air quality in the south peace region. PASZA currently operates six continuous monitoring stations and 43 passive monitoring stations located throughout the region.

PASZA is currently measuring increased levels of fine particulate matter. Overnight, PASZA measured increase levels across our network resulting in “poor” and “very poor” air quality index (AQI) returned to “good”. Alberta Environment ratings as outlined ratings. As of 8 A.M. AQI ratings have summarizes effects associated with AQI index below.

Please contact Alberta Health Services for further information regarding public health concerns. PASZA continues to monitor air quality throughout the region.


Peace Region Air Quality Update

GRANDE PRAIRIE,AB, AUGUST 6,2010: PASZA is a multi stakeholder organization that monitors ambient air quality in the south peace region. PASZA currently operates six continuous monitoring stations and 43 passive monitoring stations located throughout the region.

PASZA is currently measuring increased levels of fine particulate matter and ground level ozone concentrations resulting in an air quality index (AQI) rating of “fair”. PASZA continues to monitor air quality throughout the region.

PRESS RELEASE:

Contact: Peace Airshed Zone Association (PASZA) Phone: (780) 833-4343

Box 21135 Grande Prairie, AB. T8V 6W7 Phone (780) 833-4343 1-866-764-2681 www.pasza.ca

2009 Photo Contest Winners!

PAZA is thrilled to announce the winners from our 2009 Photo Contest!

Thank you to all of the photographers that entered and made the event a success.  There were so many wonderful photographs!

And the winners are!

"Big Skies" by Gordon Sinclair of High Prairie

"Lazy summer afternoon on the prairie" by Katalin Ormay of Grande Prairie

"Kohen and the dandilion" by Nyssa Badger of Sexsmith

"May long weekend" by Garry and Karri Fraser of Grande Prairie