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Checking the Air Quality During a Wildfire Smoke Event

Checking the Air Quality During a Wildfire Smoke Event

Jackson County health officials are encouraging Jackson County residents to watch for smoke levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups during wildfire smoke events. It is important for people to be observant of the air quality during the wildfire season, smoke levels can rise and fall rapidly depending on weather factors including wind direction.

July 16, 2018
Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks

Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks

Jackson County public health officials continue to urge residents to take precautions from wildfire smoke. A number of wildfires are currently affecting air quality in the region and smoke conditions are expected to linger in Jackson County through the weekend. Smoke levels can rise and fall depending on weather factors, including wind direction, so it is important for...
July 20, 2018