Recent Air Quality Data in Golden

Recent Air Quality Data in Golden

Golden Air Quality Monitoring Station Data  February 27 to March 4, 2016 The end of February in Golden was still dusty and smoky sending the monitor up as high as 120 micrograms per cubic meter on Feb 28th. Then a combination of warmer weather with rain and Town street sweeping got things back down to acceptable levels. Those folks who […]

Dust Advisories Issued for Golden

Dust Advisories Issued for Golden

(February 26th 2016 – Kamloops) The Ministry of Environment has continued a Dust Advisory issued Tuesday February 23, 2016 for Golden because of high concentrations of dust that are expected to persist until there is a change in weather conditions. The Ministry recommends that residents avoid strenuous outdoor activities. Staying indoors with windows and doors closed helps to reduce exposure. […]

Recent Golden Air Quality Readings

Recent Golden Air Quality Readings

Golden Air Quality This Past Week   This week we are reporting the PM10 data. This is a combination of the finer particles from burning and coarser particles like road dust. The objective for PM10 is to keep it below 50 micrograms per cubic meter. On Friday, the evening traffic on dry roads really started to kick up the fine […]